Simeon, Margaret, The history of lace , 1979
The history of lace / Margaret Simeon.
- London : Stainer and Bell, 1979.
- Physical Description:
- xiii, 144 pages : illustrations ; 23 x 28 cm
- Reference LibraryNK9406 .S55 1979 (LC)Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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- Includes bibliographical references (page 141) and index.
- Subject Terms:
- Lace and lace making -- History.Lace and lace making.
- I. Lace-makers and designers and their patrons.
- II. Early lace: the sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries.
- III. Mid and late seventeenth century: the richness of the Baroque.
- IV. The eighteenth century: Baroque to Rococo, and the Classical Revival.
- V. The nineteenth century: hand-made lace in the machine age.
- Appendix: collecting and care of lace.