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Cushion : appliqué of cretonne.

Image ID: 820472

Cushion : appliqué of cretonne. (1853)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Cushion : appliqué of cretonne.

Published Date

: 1853

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 16 x 13 cm. (6 1/2 x 5 in.)


: Written on border: "11/53" Printed on border: "This design is given in miniature size, but demonstrates sufficiently well how these cretonne appliqués are carried out. The foundation may be either plush, velvet, satin, or cloth; the cretonne is cut out in different bits, and arranged to form a complete design." Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From The Peterson magazine. (Philadelphia : Charles J. Peterson, 1842-1898) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- design

Source Description

: 1 folder (37 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 820472

Record ID

: 693081

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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