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by jtbm71
Fri Mar 16, 2012 1:49 pm
Forum: History
Topic: CARD
Replies: 28
Views: 56275

Re: CARD (Monk - Capuchino)

Hello,
here another painting with a card monk. the date is circa 1806

CHAUDET-HUSSON Jeanne Elisabeth (painter) 1767-1832
Marie Laetitia Murat (1802-1859) portant un buste de Napoleon

And there is anoher thing there...

Good luck,

Jose Tomas Buitrago
by jtbm71
Thu Mar 15, 2012 5:28 pm
Forum: History
Topic: CARD
Replies: 28
Views: 56275

Re: CARD

Hello. Sorry for my assumptions. I did an image search and this is the information about the painting: K. Pavlov (1792 - 1852) Children playing. 1837 Oil on canvas Pskov State United Historical and Architectural Museum-Reserve By the way, in this painting by François Hubert Drouais (French, 1727–177...
by jtbm71
Wed Mar 14, 2012 8:21 pm
Forum: History
Topic: CARD
Replies: 28
Views: 56275

Re: CARD

Juan,
do you have more information about the picture? May be it could be a photomontage.

Good luck,

Jose Tomas Buitrago
by jtbm71
Thu Mar 08, 2012 5:59 pm
Forum: History
Topic: Middle Ages paper folding?
Replies: 2
Views: 5876

Re: Middle Ages paper folding?

Hello. May be this should be interesting for you. It is about a model of a box found in an Illuminated medieval book (circa 1440). Althugh it has cuts, I consider it is the oldest western reference of how to fold something. http://www.loggiaserena.com/Resume/Documentation/PaperFoldingDoc.pdf http://...
by jtbm71
Wed Feb 08, 2012 7:32 pm
Forum: Napkin folding
Topic: Leonardo da Vinci and napkin folding
Replies: 4
Views: 16884

Leonardo da Vinci and napkin folding

Hello. Searching information about napkin folding I found a book about Leonardo da Vinci and his cooking interests: Leonardo's Kitchen Notebooks: Leonardo Da Vinci's Notes on Cookery and Table Etiquette, Its Spanish title is Notas de Cocina de Leonardo da Vinci, authored by Shelagh and Jonathan Rout...
by jtbm71
Mon Jan 09, 2012 4:07 am
Forum: Napkin folding
Topic: German book: Finger Fertig
Replies: 6
Views: 16131

German book: Finger Fertig

Hi. I got the German book "Finger Fertig, Eine Kulturschichte der Serviette", Lit Verlag, 2008. ISBN 978-3-82581307-9 The editor Lothar Kolmer collected articles from eight authors and two by himself. Although I cannot read German, it has some illustrations of the old books abour napkin folding, Har...
by jtbm71
Fri Dec 02, 2011 8:17 pm
Forum: Coffee lounge
Topic: Introduce yourselves!
Replies: 12
Views: 25918

Re: Introduce yourselves!

OK, Nick. I will introduce myself. Iam Jose Tomas Buitrago from Colombia. I have been folding paper for more than 20 years. I am organizer of the oldest convention in South America (in Cali, Colombia) since 1997. My interests in paper folding are related to history (old references, books, napking fo...