Great Tapestries: The Web of History from the 12th to the 20th Century


280 pages; 185 b&w illustrations; 82 color; many of the color are tipped-in. The art, design and techniques of tapestry making from the Middle Ages to our time. The four authors each covers his own special period. A repaired tear in the jacket's front panel, no lost material. A beautiful book.

Title: Great Tapestries: The Web of History from the 12th to the 20th Century

Author Name: Verlet, Pierre; Michel Florisoone; Adolf Hoffmeister; Francois Tabard; Joseph Jobe (Edited); Peggy Rowell Oberson (Translated)

Categories: Art & Design, Fashion, Fabrics & Style,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Edita S.A. Lausanne: 1965

Binding: Decorated cloth boards

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: Thick folio

Seller ID: 001760

Keywords: tapestry tapestries weaving history,