|ANNE WANNER'S Textiles in History / single stitches|
|single embroidery stitches|
|quoted in literature:||Maria Teresa Binaghi,
I ricamatori Milanesi tra rinascimento e barocco. In: I
tessili nell' etą di Carlo Bascapč, vescovo di Novara
(1593-1615)(exhibition cat.), Novara 1994/95, p. 97-123.
Towards the end of 16th c. Caterina Cantoni was a very famous embroideress in Milano. She was reputed as the inventress of "punto Cantona", an embroidery stitch who had an equal look on both sides of the fabric.
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