Mon, 20 June 2016
This month's show is, PART 2 of Embellished and Printed, Reflections from a Historical Exhibit from an Historical Exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City - Fashion and Virtue: Textile Patterns and the Print Revolution, 1520–1620
In this Show
My Kensington Gardens Shirt - Terminado!/Finished!
*Entonces/Then Back to the exhibit at the Metropoliton Museum of Art in NYC - Fashion and Virtue: Textile Patterns and the Print Revolution, 1520–1620
One of the items in the exhibit we visit in this cast comes from the Victoria and Albert in London (V&A). Below is a link to a walk I shared with you around the fashion gallery at the V&A.
-Fashion and Virtue: Textile Patterns
- “The Third Knot”. Interlaced Roundel with Eight Wreaths and a Scalloped Shield in its Center
- Link to the 10th century block printed lions - that I think would make a great quilt block - Spoonflower would be my ticket! http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/448647
Ancient Egypt print block
Many wonderful links turn up when I searched on 'printed textiles' at the Met
"Nineteenth-Century European Textile Production
Direct download: castFINALPart2PrintesignFabricMetJune_-LAURELSHIMER.mp3
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