[HNW] looking for pictures of medieval/ renaissance embroiderers

Aine Taillier ainenic at hotmail.com
Wed Nov 2 08:04:26 PST 2005


It's always nice to see such beautiful work.

A'ine nic

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From:  <i>&quot;Bjarne og Leif Drews&quot; 
&lt;drewscph at post12.tele.dk&gt;</i><br>Reply-To:  <i>Historic Needlework 
&lt;h-needlework at ansteorra.org&gt;</i><br>To:  <i>&quot;Historic 
Needlework&quot; &lt;h-needlework at ansteorra.org&gt;</i><br>Subject:  <i>Re: 
[HNW] looking for pictures of medieval/ renaissance 
embroiderers</i><br>Date:  <i>Wed, 26 Oct 2005 08:46:19 +0200</i><br>&gt;Hi 
Mathilde,<br>&gt;Surfed on your sites, this is wonderfull needlework you 
make, thanks <br>&gt;for sharing all your 
knolledge<br>&gt;<br>&gt;Bjarne<br>&gt;<br>&gt;<br>&gt;----- Original 
Message ----- From: &quot;Rosemary Stecher&quot; 
<br>&gt;&lt;stecher3 at comcast.net&gt;<br>&gt;To: &quot;Historic 
Needlework&quot; &lt;h-needlework at ansteorra.org&gt;<br>&gt;Sent: Wednesday, 
October 26, 2005 5:39 AM<br>&gt;Subject: Re: [HNW] looking for pictures of 
medieval/ renaissance <br>&gt;embroiderers<br>&gt;<br>&gt;<br>&gt;&gt;Susan 
B. Farmer wrote:<br>&gt;&gt;&gt;I'm looking for (hopefully) online images of 
folks embroiderering. <br>&gt;&gt;&gt;  I<br>&gt;&gt;&gt;know about the 
Cossa frescos.  I know that there are several 
<br>&gt;&gt;&gt;woodcuts<br>&gt;&gt;&gt;that were done, but I don't know how 
many are online.  I tried <br>&gt;&gt;&gt;googling<br>&gt;&gt;&gt;for 
embroiderer with little success.  I just had a copy of 
<br>&gt;&gt;&gt;Apropos, but<br>&gt;&gt;&gt;didn't think to get copies of 
those woodcuts.  *sigh*<br>&gt;&gt;<br>&gt;&gt;Woodcut from Vinciolo 
(1587/1606) showing woman working a square of 
<br>&gt;&gt;lacis:<br>&gt;&gt;http://www.pbm.com/~lindahl/vinciolo/001.html<br>&gt;&gt;<br>&gt;&gt;Direct 
link to PDF of Il Burato (1529?), p. 54 shows embroidery <br>&gt;&gt;pattern 
being transfered and prepared to 
work:<br>&gt;&gt;http://www.cs.arizona.edu/patterns/weaving/books/pap_lace.pdf<br>&gt;&gt;<br>&gt;&gt;PDF 
(very large) of The Needle's Excellency, 
1631:<br>&gt;&gt;http://www.shipbrook.com/jeff/bookshelf/details.html?bookid=25<br>&gt;&gt;<br>&gt;&gt;Two 
17th century paintings by 
Zurbaran<br>&gt;&gt;1632<br>&gt;&gt;http://www.metmuseum.org/Works_of_Art/viewOne.asp?dep=11&amp;viewMode=1&amp;item=27%2E137<br>&gt;&gt;1660<br>&gt;&gt;http://www.guggenheimlasvegas.org/artist_work_md_herm_09.html<br>&gt;&gt;<br>&gt;&gt;<br>&gt;&gt;--Mathilde 
Eschenbach<br>&gt;&gt;http://mywebpages.comcast.net/mathilde/index.html<br>&gt;&gt;<br>&gt;&gt;_______________________________________________<br>&gt;&gt;H-needlework 
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