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New England Crewel embroidery [catalogue of an exhibition] December 21, 1971-February 13, 1972. by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Department of Textiles.

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Published by Museum of Fine Arts in Boston .
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A Primer of New England Crewel Embroidery Paperback – January 1, by Catherine A. Hedlund (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback, January 1, $ — $ PaperbackAuthor: Catherine A. Hedlund. Primer of New England Crewel Embroidery -- Fifth Edition Unknown Binding – January 1, out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Best DIY Books. Learn to do-it-yourself with these books, curated by Amazon Book Review editor, Seira Wilson. See her picks. Enter your mobile number or email 3/5(1).   The author begins with the history of crewel embroidery in England, starting with the famous Bayeux Tapestry. Crewel embroidery, you see, was around a lot earlier than that style of embroidery which we call “Jacobean,” which came into fashion under James I of England, in the 17th century. Crewel embroidery was a pastime primarily in New England. There are some surviving examples from the mid Atlantic region, primarily New York and Pennsylvania, but these designs differed. Indeed, there were also stylistic differences within New England, with one region being the Massachusetts coast area centered on Boston, and another Connecticut.

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  In 17th-century England, crewel embroidery was used to embellish household items like bed curtains and covers. The technique worked nicely with the Jacobean-style designs of the era. Those designs still show up in all kinds of modern interpretations. Meanwhile, crewel embroidery keeps finding new fans. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hedlund, Catherine A. Primer of New England crewel embroidery. Sturbridge, Mass., Old Sturbridge. Get this from a library! A primer of New England crewel embroidery.. [Catherine A Hedlund] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ;. Get this from a library! A primer of New England crewel embroidery,. [Catherine A Hedlund] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 library:oclcnum\/a> \" \/span>\" ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 library.