A large group of books and publications relating to textiles
Lot 187
A large group of books and publications relating to textiles
Sold for £750 (US$ 1,215) inc. premium

Lot Details
A large group of books and publications relating to textiles
Covering period clothing and textiles, Scottish, Medieval, Jewish and occupational dress, and costume collections; including books by authors including Janet Arnold, Lou Taylor, Maria Haywood, the Cunningtons and the V&A; numerous books in German and French; titles including 'Textile Conservation' by M. Flury-Lemberg, 'Fairholt's Costume in England' by H. Dillon and 'Le Costume' by J. Demay; issues of 'Costume' dating back to 1976 and many further publications,
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Footnotes

  • Provenance: The Late Claude Blair, CVO, OBE, MA, Litt. D, FSA (1922-2010), the author of more than two hundred books and articles, mainly on antique arms and armour, formerly Keeper of Metalwork at the Victoria & Albert Museum, Vice-President of the Arms and Armour Society, past President of the Meyrick Society, and leading authority on antique arms and armour and metalwork.
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