[HNW] Embroidered Jacket

S CLEMENGER sclemenger at msn.com
Sat Sep 12 19:03:41 PDT 2009


Drooling, seriously.  But no, I don't think I have seen a "back" to it. 
Anything in the various Arnold books?
--Maire


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Susan Farmer" <sfarmer at goldsword.com>
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Subject: [HNW] Embroidered Jacket


> Sorry for the cross-post, but ...
>
> The V&A has an embroidered Jacket (Accession 919-1873)
>
> http://collections.vam.ac.uk/objectid/O80226
>
> There's a picture of *part* of the embroidery in King & Levey -- and
> the front of the jacket and the side seam are up on the V&A website
> (referenced above).
>
> Does anybody have a picture of the *back* of the jacket?  I'm trying
> to get a feel for the pattern, the snippet in King & Levey isn't big
> enough -- and the front, is ... well, the front!
>
> Thanks!
>
> Susan/jerusha 



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