HNW - Book ideas lisaleon at
Thu Jul 8 00:59:01 PDT 1999

On Wed, 7 Jul 1999, Reid, Andrew (MED_GEN) wrote:

> My other great love is slips.  The 'Little flowers on canvas' so
> loved by Mary in exile.
> Some slips were done in cross stitch too apparently, although I haven't yet
> seen a period piece 'in the flesh' or in a photo close enough to see more
> detail.

	These are not slips per se, but panels from the Oxburgh hangings.
There are color pictures of four panels in _The Victoria and Albert Museum
Textile Collection, Embroidery in Britain from 1200-1750_ which the
caption says are worked in cross stitch.

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