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Author: Candace Wheeler
Title: The development of embroidery in America
Language: en
Publisher: New York, London : Harper & Brothers
Subject (keywords, tags): Embroidery -- United States; Tapestry -- United States; Bayeux tapestry

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Introductory: The story of the needle.--Beginnings in the new world.--The crewelwork of our Puritan mothers.--Samplers and a word about quilts.--Moravian work, portraiture, French embroidery and lacework.--Berlin woolwork.--Revival of embroidery, and the founding of the Society of Decorative Art.--American tapestry.--The Bayeux tapestries


Contributor: University of California Libraries
Format: txt
Size: 187 kb

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