[HNW] trying to contact Bess Haddon of York

Kat kat at iprimus.com.au
Sat Apr 26 04:10:41 PDT 2003


That would be wonderful. I still cannot get the site to work
Kat
Innilgard

> Greetings Kat,
>
> I have the book "V&A Museum's Textiles Collection-Embroidery in Britain
from
> 1200 to 1750" and its show a pic of the smock and a couple of pics from "A
> Scholehouse for the Needle" I could try to scan them in and send them to
you if
> you like.
>
> Milisent
>
> Kat wrote:
>
> > Thank you. I shall have to try my local library... I can't get the V&A
> > website to get to do anything!
> > Kat
> > Innilgard.
> >
> > > >>>Good photos of this shirt appear in Sarah Don's "Traditional
> > > Embroidered
> > > Animals", and in King and Levey's Textiles in the V&A 1200-1750 (not
the
> > > correct title but those who know the book should understand what I
mean).
> > >
> > > *King, Donald; Levey, Santina M. (1993). The Victoria & Albert
Museum's
> > > textile collection : embroidery in Britain from 1200 to 1750. New York
:
> > > Canopy Books
> > >
> > > -pic of most of the front
> > > -plates from Shorleyker _A Schole House for the Needle_ - the images
that
> > > show up on the smock
> > >
> > > *Levey, Santina M. (1983). Lace : a history. London: Victoria & Albert
> > > Museum.
> > >
> > > -closeup of the cuff
> > >
> > > *Hart, Avril & North, Susan. (1998). Fashion in detail : from the 17th
and
> > > 18th centuries. New York : Rizzoli.
> > >
> > > -line drawing of smock, including seams
> > > -line drawing of cuff
> > > -closeup detail picture of area around underarm gusset, including seam
> > > finishing details
> > >
> > > *Arnold, Janet. (1988). Queen Elizabeth's Wardrobe Unlocked . Leeds,
> > [Eng.]
> > > : Maney.
> > >
> > > -detail pictures of various motifs
> > >
> > > *There is a picture on the V&A website, and also one on Drea's site.
> > >
> > > Drea
> > > http://costume.dm.net/va/smocks.html
> > >
> > > V&A
> > > I've given up this morning.  The V&A website doesn't want to load
today.
> > > It is in the British Galleries in the Objects On-line.
> > >
> > > -Christina
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