Group of three textile books:
- The Illustrated History of Textiles: edited by Madeline Ginsburg. Portland House, NY. 1991. Hardcover; 224 pages; 9.25”; many full-color plates. Dust jacket scuffed but book in excellent condition.
- A Book of Old Embroidery: edited by Geoffrey Holme, introduction by A. F. Kendrick. “The Studio”, London. 1921. Soft cover edition rebound in dark blue book cloth with title embossed in gold leather on spine. 88 pages; 11 x 8”; many black/white and full-color plates. Original “Studio” front cover (some tears) and back cover (William Morris ad). Good condition – pencil check marks in some of the margins and top corners dented.
- Art of the Embroiderer: Charles Germain de Saint-Aubin, Designer to the King 1770. Text by Edward Maeder, Curator of Textiles. Los Angeles County Museum. 1983. Hardcover with slipcase; 192 pages; 11.75 x 9”; black/white and full-color plates; text in English with the original “L’Art du Brodeur” in French. Slipcase scuffed, book in excellent condition.
If you are interested in this group please contact Susan Meller.