Henri Philippe Pétain
Accession number TD1993.90.1
Full Citation
Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/WOLF001867/00001
 Material Information
Title: Henri Philippe Pétain textile
Physical Description: Artifact
Creator: Unknown, Designer
Syndicat des Fabricants de Soieries, Ecole de Tissage Lyon ( Maker )
Subjects / Keywords: Portraits -- Textiles/Textile Design -- Vichy -- War/Military -- Figurative -- World War II 1940-1945
Genre: textile
Content description: Silk Jacquard weave tapestry portrait of Maréchal Pétain in military dress uniform; oak leaf pattern on white background; this weaving served as the final exam for a student seeking to be promoted to the rank of Artisan Chart Compositor, the artisan responsible for punching a series of holes in cardboard pattern cards which are used in weaving and which allow the weaver to execute a work exactly as it was originally conceived by the artist.
Preferred Citation: The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: WOLF001867
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location: The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: accession number - TD1993.90.1
Classification: Textile

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