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For Pleasure and Ornament- Embroidered Art Treasures ~ Exhibition Catalogue from Witney Antiques

    Price is in Canadian funds.

    72 pages ~ full color.  Soft Cover.

    This catalogue depicts some rare and iconic examples of the embroiderers art. Many of the items having been in well known collections and exhibited at major exhibitions. Others have been the subject of scholarly articles or illustrated in such books as Domestic Needlework by Seligman and Hughes, The Collection of Judge Irwin Untermyer or the Landsdowne House Catalogue of the Exhibition of Decorative Art at Lansdowne House February 1929. We have also included some unrecorded samplers which range from a superb group of three remarkable architectural samplers worked at Stickney School in Leicestershire to a delightful small orphanage pocket sampler of the finest workmanship.

    Reprint ~ For exhibition held 2012.

    Book will be shipped by Parcel Post.

    For Pleasure and Ornament- Embroidered Art Treasures ~ Exhibition Catalogue from Witney Antiques

    Item# WAFPOrn
    Price: $61.95
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