18th Century Embroidery TechniquesBook - 2006
In this fascinating book, Gail Marsh tells how 18th century embroiderers created such exquisite items. Relevant quotations from ladies and gentlemen of the period, intricate drawings of costume pieces with detail of the stitches, threads and techniques plus colour photographs of museum-held pieces provide the reader with a thorough understanding of 18th-century embroidery techniques.
Alternative Title: Eighteenth century embroidery techniques
Publisher: Lewes : Guild of Master Craftsman Publications, 2006.
Branch Call Number: 746.4409033
Characteristics: 192 p. : ill. (some col.), col. port. ; 29 cm.