[Elfsea] New Book
Don and Monica
dmriney at earthlink.net
Wed Jul 16 19:25:03 PDT 2003
This book is very very kewl Rosalia's came in the mail last friday.
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Subject: [Elfsea] New Book
> Greetings, from Mistress Xene
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> "Anna Neuper's Modelbuch,Early Sixteenth-Century Patterns for Weaving
> Brocaded bands"
> A small, leather-covered book of handwritten patterns for gold brocaded
> tabletwoven bands resides in the Herzog August Bibliothek in Wolfenbüttel,
> Germany. Written in 1517 by Anna Neuper, a seventy-year old nun in the St.
> Clare Convent in Nürnberg, it contains forty-five different patterns with
> variations and is among the earliest pattern books for any textile
> technique. These patterns have been transcribed into modern charts and are
> presented with background information by Nancy Spies with Ute Bargmann.
> book is a must for every tablet weaver and anyone who can work from
> Nancy Spies
> Ute Bargmann
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