Sample Book, mid-19th century
Etro founder Gerolamo Etro began a life-long fascination with paisley in 1968, and, with his wife, Roberta, collected antique shawls and sample books, such as this one, as inspiration for their clothing and home collections.
It is credited
Courtesy of Etro.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D (closed): 60.5 × 44.5 × 13.6 cm (23 13/16 × 17 1/2 × 5 3/8 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Paisley.