Hungarian Peasant Embroidery

By: Fel, Edit

Price: £19.00

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Oatmeal colour cloth with title in dark red on spine and bird motif in red to front cover. Condition: Good, with some browning to endpapers from flaps of dustjacket. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper dated 1964. Binding sound. 138pp. Eight colour plates and 64 b/w illustrations. This book gives an account of the history of Hungarian peasant embroidery, regional characteristics and techniques. There are sections on linen embroidery, cut-thread work with satin stitch, and counted-thread work. The technical appendix contains diagrams and descriptions of the stitches used in Hungarian needlework. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: Hungarian Peasant Embroidery

Author Name: Fel, Edit

Categories: Costume and Textiles,

Publisher: London, B.T.Batsford: 1961

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 004154

Keywords: LINEN EMBROIDERY,