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Embroidered Sampler Laura Hyde (born 1787) Date:1800 Geography:New England, Franklin, Connecticut, United States Medium:Silk on linen, embroidered Illustrated with exotic scenes of faraway lands, they are some of the most unusual samplers stitched by early nineteenth-century schoolgirls. Laura Hyde embroidered her sampler with images of India that she probably copied from a history or geography text.
Embroidered Sampler Laura Hyde (born 1787) Date: 1800 Geography: New England, Franklin, Connecticut, United States Culture: American Medium...
maya matthew:"It grew with additions of fabric, applique and embroidery until I felt it was complete." (detail)
Million Little Stitches: Textile Fragment by maya matthew - "pieces of cotton, tussar silk, cotton silk. Cotton which has been block printed, cotton stitched and dyed with tea and silk on which I've experimented with discharge. "
Samples of India Flint’s work: eco-dyed textiles, layered & hand stitched India Flint WorkshopContemporary Textile Studio Co-opToronto, ONJune 28 - July 2, 2010
19th Century Albanian metallic thread on claret velvet panel - An interesting panel , metallic couched threads onto claret velvet which has almost totally worn away just leaving small areas of the fabric showing giving it a wonderful look . this panel would make a wonderful plliow. measures 18 inches by 15 inches, areas of the red velvet are torn right at the edge . completely hand worked,
19th Century Albanian metallic thread on claret velvet panel .
Sleeves Date: 17th century–18th century Culture: Spanish Medium: wool, linen Dimensions: Length: 25 1/2 in. (64.8 cm) Width: 17 in. (43.2 cm...
Sleeves | Spanish | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Picasso thread sketching tutorial | Sewn Up by TeresaDownUnder
Picasso thread sketching tutorial
Matthew Cox Heartthrob #1, Snow White, 2011 DMC embroidery thread through found x-ray 24.75 x 14 inches
Robert Mann Gallery - The Embroidered Image
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This was the shirt that actor Jude Law wore when he played Hamlet to public acclaim in 2009 on the London stage. He chose to donate the gar...