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Title: Die Gewebe. Ein Gewebe bestehet aus biegsamen Bestandtheilen...[an original Manuscript in ink].
Description: S.I., Franck Reckrodt, s.d. [circa], 1950. Folio, orig. clothbacked boards portfolio, with ties preserved. Tog. 23 stiff paper sheet, in plano, each 29x30 cm. Sheets in roman numerals, I-XIV (sheet VI in 2: VI-VIA;; sheet Nr. XI in 10 leaves; Sheet Nr. XII in 2 lvs.] last sheet, Nr. XIII is a calculation. Numerous square hand-drawn and hand-coloured diagrams, varying in size, indicating subsequent stages of circular warping, Sheet XI also with tog. 59 original cotton samples dyed in various colouring, some also warping patterns, sheet XI in 2 leaves each with a dyed sample, sheet XIII with an extensive calculation, in orig. Ms. in ink, with a dyed sample. WITH a large collection of original dyed yarn samples, verying in size, with ms. annotations in ink byFr[anz] Rexrodt, pasted recto/verso on tog. 10 stiff paper leaves, small folio-sized, each 32.5x20.5cm., loose in a boards small folio binder. A german language 'curriculum' in original Ms. in ink in a very legible and neat hand, composed by Franck Rexrod (is name appearing at end of the greater part of sheets) which illustrates and describes in great detail the technique of circular warping, with a calculation in german currency on sheet No. XIII. Rare. (apart from foxing to added 10 sheets with dyed yarns, in very good condition).

Keywords: manual circular warp warping weft weaving manuscript yarns dyes dyeing samples technique curriculum franck rexrodt germany garn gewebe kette

Price: EUR 475.00 = appr. US$ 516.25 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 46459