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IDES 251/651 Pattern Project

A multidisciplinary guide to assist your pattern research.

Your Librarian

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Carla-Mae Crookendale
Arts Research Librarian
(804) 827-0367
Cabell Library, Room 121-A
Subjects:Arts, Visual

Browsing Pattern History

Use these call numbers to browse for books at the Cabell Library:

NK1160-1590 -- Decorative Arts. Decoration and Ornament. Design

NK8800-9505.5  -- Decorative Arts.Textiles

TS1300-1865 -- Textile industries

Books on Pattern History & Meaning

Google Books

Use Google Books to identify books that mention patterns by keyword, then find them in VCULibraries.