[HNW] Books on Ecclesiastical Embroidery
lisleong at k12.hi.us
Wed Dec 15 22:24:45 PST 2004
> 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.
These are publications that are somewhere between pamphlets and books.
Both quite old with photos that are mostly only in B&W.
English Ecclesiastical Embroideries of the XIII. to XVI. Centuries,
Victoria & Albert Museum Catalogues. His Majesty's Stationery Office,
1907/1911. Contains brief descriptions of pieces and gives their
locations within the museum (from 1907) along with B&W photos of 33 items.
Opus Anglicanum, English Medieval Embroidery by Donald King. The Arts
Council, 1963. This also contains descriptions of 180 items in the V&A.
It has 24 B&W photos and 3 in color--quality of the color photos is not
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