5 edition of Samplers from the Victoria and Albert Museum found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 144).
|Statement||Clare Browne and Jennifer Wearden ; photography by Christine Smith.|
|Contributions||Browne, Clare Woodthorpe., Wearden, Jennifer Mary., Smith, Christine.|
|LC Classifications||NK9102.5.G7 L668 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||144 p. :|
|Number of Pages||144|
|LC Control Number||00273250|
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This sampler is the subject of many a chapter in books on samplers, especially English samplers. It is the first sampler in this book because they're discussed on chronological order. While this is labeled a "large picture book," please know that it is only 9 1/2 by 7 inches.5/5(2).
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Such stitch and pattern collections may have been assembled in a number of cultures where decorative needlework was widely practised. Early examples rarely survive, but the quality of the oldest surviving samplers suggests they were made by experienced hands, as well as children, (in many cultures learning needlework was an important part of a young girl's education).
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The Victoria and Albert Museum (often abbreviated as the V&A) in London is the world's largest museum of applied and decorative arts and design, as well as sculpture, housing a permanent collection of over million objects.
It was founded in and named after Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. The V&A is located in the Brompton district of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, in. Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. Large picture book Number 14 from the Victoria and Albert Museum series.
10pp text about samplers, bibliography,stitches used in samplers, list of plates and then89 plates [black and white] of samplers. Very good in Vg pictorial covercm x 18cm 4th impression.
frontis picture of teaching needlework Artists' Books. Artists' books are books made or conceived by artists. Artists' books that maintain the traditional structure of a book are often known as book art or bookworks, while those that reference the shape of a book are known as book objects.
Inthe V&A hosted the exhibition Blood on Paper: The Art of the Book. Samplers (Large Picture Books) by Victoria & Albert Museum. ISBN ISBN Paperback; London: Stationery Office Books. Sampler of embroidered linen with coloured silk and metal threads, seed pearls and beads, made by Jane Bostocke, England, dated Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no) Browne, Clare and Jennifer Wearden, eds.
Samplers from the Victoria and Albert Museum. London: V&A Publications, p., ill. ISBN At a time when the notion of the book is challenged by the advent of the screen and computer, there are many extraordinary ways in which the book has been treated by leading artists of today and the recent past, where the artist has been the driving force in conception and design.
Browne, Clare and Jennifer Wearden, eds. Samplers from the Victoria and Albert Museum. London: V&A Publications, p., ill. ISBN 'True Stitch: early samplers and the use of double running stitch' by Jennifer Wearden in Hali IssueSeptember/Octoberpp. Materials. Linen; Silk. Techniques. Embroidering; Weaving.
Get this from a library. Samplers at the Victoria and Albert Museum. [Clare Woodthorpe Browne; Jennifer Mary Wearden; Victoria and Albert Museum.] -- Some of the most important samplers in the collection of the Victoria & Albert Museum, London, shown beautifully photographed.
You can count the stitches in some of the pieces. Both have written other expert books. The importance of the Victoria & Albert Museum cannot be overstated. With over 1, items, it is has the biggest collection of decorative arts in the world.
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Samplers from the Victoria and Albert Museum. [Clare Woodthorpe Browne; Jennifer Mary Wearden; Christine Smith; Victoria and Albert Museum.] -- "Embroidered Samplers from the outstanding collection in the Victoria and Albert Museum provide both a historical survey of this popular needlework art and a practical guide to the different types of.
: Samplers - Victoria and Albert Museum: From the V and A's Large Picture Book series, a softback book x inches. 15 pages of text plus 89 photo plates. Well used but internally clean. Covers creased. An essential reference book no inscriptions, a nice book.
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The Victoria and Albert also has a German sampler that's now dated to the first half of the 16th century and an Italian sampler believed to be from the end of the 16th century.
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