Embroidered Treasures: Animals: Exquisite Needlework of the Embroiderers' Guild Collection
- Author: Collinge, Dr Annette
- ISBN: 9781782211358
- Availability: In Stock
$NZ 49.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 49.99
This fantastic book showcases the prestigious Embroiderers' Guild's huge collection of embroidered animals through the ages. Featuring photographs taken especially for the book, items are displayed in full along with detailed images that show off the stunning variety of creatures at their best. Dr Annette Collinge's informative extended captions for each of the pieces give information on the provenance where known, and evaluate the quality of, and variety in, each of the works from her expert perspective. Rarely exhibited in public, these beautiful and important embroideries that span the centuries are now available for everyone to see.