Broderies et décoration populaires Tchéco-Slovaques. Paris, about 1920.
Folio. Pp. (6) including title, table and introduction. With 32 plates (with multiple images) pasted on grey stiff paper. As issued with loose leaves in original portfolio of cloth backed boards, decorated paper label on upper cover, cloth ties. The album contains many different kinds of embroidery found in Slovakia and the Czeck Republic (Bohemian and Moravian). According to the introduction the samples are taken from murals, clothes and other textilies, from the 12th century up to modern times.
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Book number: 100541
€ 400.00 [Appr.: US$ 455.89 | £UK 351.5 | JP¥ 49874]
Keywords: Textile, slovenia, slovenien, textiles, illustration, bohemian, moravian, slovakia, czeck,