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Greek island embroidery

Pauline Johnstone

Greek island embroidery

by Pauline Johnstone

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Published by A. Tiranti in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Embroidery, Greek.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPauline Johnstone.
    SeriesChapters in art series -- 34
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK 9251 J73 1961
    The Physical Object
    Pagination58 p., 84 p. of plates :
    Number of Pages84
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14655062M

    Greek Island Embroidery, Skyros, early 18th century, 1 ft. 6 in. x 1 ft. 7 in. Estimate $1,, Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Greek Island Embroidery, Skyros or Crete, 18th century, (mounted on linen), 8 in. x 17 in. Estimate $ Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact.

    The Greek islands in the 18th and 19th centuries produced many geometric embroidery patterns, differing from island to island, those of the Ionian islands and Scyros showing Turkish influence. Northern European embroidery was, until the Renaissance, mostly ecclesiastical. An extant cape embroidered with eagles, presented to Metz Cathedral by. Jan 6, - Explore kidnerwilliams's board "GREEK EMBROIDERY PATTERNS" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Embroidery patterns, Embroidery, Cat cross stitch pins.

    BOOK Guide to Greek Island Embroidery from Victoria & Albert Museum | regional textile design Ottoman fashion history | Cyclades Rhodes Ios ethnicdress. From shop ethnicdress. 5 out of 5 stars () reviews $ Favorite Add to.   Embroidery of the Greek Islands and Epirus Region March 17 – September 3, Harpies, Mermaids, and Tulips: Embroidery of the Greek Islands and Epirus Region includes approximately 70 embroidered textiles created between the 17th and 19th centuries for bridal trousseaux and domestic life.


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