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Tapestries and textiles

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Published by Rosen Publishing Group in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Textile fabrics -- Juvenile literature,
  • Textile crafts -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementLouise Spilsbury.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesStories in art
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK8804 .S65 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16365291M
    ISBN 109781404244368
    LC Control Number2007052147
    OCLC/WorldCa185056589

    Historical dress and textiles, always a topic of popular interest, has in recent years become an academic subject in its own right, transcending traditional genre boundaries. This annual journal includes in-depth studies from a variety of disciplines as well as cross-genre scholarship, representing such fields as social history, economics, history of techniques and technology, art history. The book presents tapestries, carpets, rugs, decorative textiles, silk waistbands (belts), and embroidery. The book includes detailed information on each item presented (64 artifacts in all). The textiles included are both Polish and non-Polish as the collections of the museum include international Rating: % positive.


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Featuring six tapestries and textiles from around the world, this book explores the stories told through the art form, from medieval legend in The Lady and the Unicorn to biblical tale in Harriet Powers' Bible quilt.

Each tapestry and textile is looked at in detail, and a more general introduction to the medium provides historical : Louise Spilsbury, Rob Childs. This lavishly-illustrated book is a survey of the Getty Museum's seventeenth- and eighteenth-century French textiles--one of the world's finest collections.5/5(3).

Textiles were used as markers of distinction throughout the Middle Ages and their production was of great economic importance to emerging and established polities. This book explores tapestry in one of the greatest textile producing regions, the Burgundian Dominions, cRatings: 0.

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The former artistic director of the Edinburgh Tapestry Company, she taught for 17 years at Edinburgh College of Art, and has exhibited her work in 11 solo and /5(19). In addition, each textile shown has a complete provenance, exhibition history, and bibliography.

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