Traite theorique et pratique de l’impression des tissus

Traite theorique et pratique de l’impression des tissus by Jean Francois Persoz, translates as “Theoretical and practical treatise on fabric printing”. Persoz was a Swiss-French chemist, pharmacist and educator.

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Traite theorique et pratique de l’impression des tissus by Jean Francois Persoz

Published in 1846 as part of a series on industrial arts by Victor Mason in Paris, this text features double-page lithographs, with two in full-colour indicating colour contrasts and compositions.

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Traite theorique et pratique de l’impression des tissus by Jean Francois Persoz

If you’re interested in colour studies and colour theory, we have another post featuring books from across GSA Library’s collections, which can be viewed here. It features examples of pochoir, tartan setts, volumes from the Stoddard-Templeton collection and artists’ books.

You can also view our digitised titles on colour theory and history here.

To make an appointment to view this title or any other title from GSA Library’s special collections, please fill out the form here.

 

 

 

 

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