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Sample, 1939

This is a Sample. It is dated 1939 and we acquired it in 1940. Its medium is silk and its technique is printed on plain weave crêpe. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

It is inscribed

FSD Lyon

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Sample, 1939; silk; 1940-2-1-b

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