ANNE WANNER'S Textiles in History   /  book reviews, articles

  Lebens-Faden, Die Textilsammlung des Altonaer Museums, Norddeutsches Landesmuseum, by Torkild Hinrichsen, Hamburg 2003, text in German, 103 pages, illustrated in colour, ISBN 3-927637-45-9
  With a description of the Textile Collection of the Museum Altona in Hamburg

and the following chapters:
- Introduction
- Materials
- Treads
- Fabbrics
- Use
- Tailoring and Sewing
- Keeping
- Care
- Specialists

This book accompanies the exhibition with the same subject (opening 10th of June 2003).


"Ridicul" with satin stitch embroidery, around 1830-35


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