Robin Netherton,Gale R. Owen-Crocker's Medieval Clothing and Textiles 10 PDF

By Robin Netherton,Gale R. Owen-Crocker

the standard wide variety of ways to clothing and materials appears to be like during this 10th quantity. 3 chapters specialize in useful issues: an outline of the medieval vestments surviving at Castel Sant'Elia in Italy; a survey of the unfold of silk cultivation to Europe earlier than 1300; and a documentation of medieval color terminology for fascinating textile. tackle social importance: the perform of seizing garments from borrowers in fourteenth-century Lucca, and the transformation of the dresser of Margaret Tudor, daughter of King Henry VII, upon her marriage to the king of Scotland. delve into creative symbolism: a attention of woman headdresses carved at St Frideswide's Priory in Oxford, and a dialogue of ways Anglo-Saxon artists used tender furniture to echo emotional points of narratives. in the meantime, in an workout in historiography, there's an exam of the lifetime of Mrs. A.G.I. Christie, writer of the landmark Medieval English Embroidery.

Robin Netherton is a qualified editor and a researcher/lecturer at the interpretation of medieval ecu costume; Gale R. Owen-Crocker is Professor of Anglo-Saxon tradition on the college of Manchester.

members: Michelle L. Beer, Elizabeth Coatsworth, Valija Evalds, Christine Meek, Maureen C. Miller, Christopher J. Monk, Lisa Monnas, Rebecca Woodward Wendelken

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