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A study of the many techniques employed by medieval embroiderers, and the materials they used, illustrated to show various examples of their work. A ...Show synopsisA study of the many techniques employed by medieval embroiderers, and the materials they used, illustrated to show various examples of their work. A further title from the MEDIEVAL CRAFTSMEN series.Hide synopsis
Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
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"Embroiderers", a part of the Medieval Craftsmans series, is a concise glimpse into the history of the embroidery art. Ms. Staniland starts with Bronze Age archaeological finds as an introduction. The book, which contains ample photographic examples of fabric, continues through the centuries dealing ...
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