There are 467 other images of this object. This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.


Object Timeline


  • We acquired this object.



  • You found it!

Sample Book, early 19th century

This is a Sample book. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1929. Its medium is cotton and its technique is printed. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Miss Virginia Brush. It is credited Gift of Miss Virginia Brush.

Cite this object as

Sample Book, early 19th century; cotton; Gift of Miss Virginia Brush; 1929-2-1

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Sample Book, early 19th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=15 August 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>