Power Loom Factory of Thomas Robinson Esqr, Stockport

Made:
1849-1850 in England
maker:
James Hall Nasmyth

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Power loom factory of Thomas Robinson Esqr. Stockport / James Nasmyth delin; JW Lowry sculpt. [c1849-1850?]. Print, engraving, trimmed to platemark 17.5x32cm. View of factory interior with five rows of c100 power looms using overhead lathe drives, operatives women, visitor and children looking around, spare rollers in corner. [James Nasmyth patents for printing calicoes etc, 1849-1850; Thomas Robinson textile machinery patents, 1844-1849] Factory located in Stockport, Cheshire

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Category:
Art
Object Number:
2000-1076
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Grosvenor Prints
status:
Permanent collection

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