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Title Calico Painting and Printing in the East Indies in the 17th and 18th Centuries
Collection Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Maker Baker;P.;
Date 1921
Id Number Current Accession TB.37.1
Id Number Current Repository -2145796664
Location Creation Site London
Notes The collection of books has always been an important part of the Teaching Examples Collection. The range of titles is wide with all subject areas taught in the original Central School represented. The collection is particularly rich in natural history, architecture, textiles, early printed books and portfolios of design examples. Lethaby advocated the use of good examples from books in the absence of the opportunity to study from life.
Object Notes Plate 2, Bed Cover of Cotton. Hand-painted Indian (under Chinese influence) 17th or 18th century, bears the stamp of the East India Company.
Rights University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Work Type Teaching book




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