Elizabethan Sheldon Tapestries.


Price: £59.00

Quantity: 1 available

Size 9.25 x 11.5 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With dustwrapper. 27pp. With b/w plates. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; spine darkened and rubbed with small holes and tears. Rubbed along edges with small marks, stains and tears. Not price clipped). Relevant letter to front. Else a clean and tight copy. William Sheldon introduced tapestry making to England in the mid 16th century. The industry he established in Warwickshire produced a series of magnificent tapestries. The object of this book is to identify the surviving examples in private and public collections in England.

Title: Elizabethan Sheldon Tapestries.


Categories: CRAFTS,

Publisher: OUP. 1929 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 74159

Keywords: CRAFTS JOHN HUMPHREYS, Elizabethan, Sheldon Tapestries, 16th century, Warwickshire, identify, surviving, collections, photographs first edition dustwrapper History