[HNW] Books on Ecclesiastical Embroidery

Laren laren at webcon.net.au
Wed Dec 15 15:36:39 PST 2004


At 12:11 AM 16/12/2004, you wrote:
>I'm looking for books on ecclesiastical embroidery in England both before
>and after the reformation and was wondering if anyone could recommend any
>good sources, journals as well would also be great.
>
>I have come accross the following book:Clothed in Majesty: European 
>Ecclesiastical
>Textiles from the Detroit Institute of Arts by Peter Barnet.  Has anyone
>heard of it and is it any good?
>
>Thanks
>
>Rachel

Rachel,

Well, Christies "Medieval English Embroidery is chock full of 
ecclesiastical embroidery.

Cheers,
Jane 




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