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¶ Ghetolf — Technical history of the manufacture of Venetian laces (1882)

April 21, 2016

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Ghetolf, Giuseppe Marion Urbani de. A technical history of the manufacture of Venetian laces. Trans. Lady Layard. Venice: Ongania, 1882.

Provenance: Morris. — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 819.

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¶ Cocheris — Patrons de broderie (1872)

May 28, 2015

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Cocheris, Hippolyte. Patrons de broderie et de lingerie du XVIe siècle. Paris: Librairie de L’Écho de la Sorbonne, 1872.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris (?). — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 31 (part; sold for £1 1s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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¶ Bevan — British manufacturing industries (1876)

April 21, 2015

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Bevan, G. Phillips, ed. British manufacturing industries: hosiery and lace, carpets, dyeing and bleaching. London: Edward Stanford, 1876.

Vol. 6 of a 15-volume set published during 1876 and 1877. Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 127.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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¶ Lucretia — Ornamente nobile (1876)

July 18, 2014

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Lucretia, Romana (pseud.). Ornamento nobile per ogni gentil matrona, dove si contiene Bavari, frisi d’infinita belezza. Venice: F. Ongania, 1876.

Illustrated. Reprint of 1620 edition.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 502 (sold to Henry Wellcome for 10s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Unlocated.


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¶ Lefébure — Embroidery and lace (1888)

May 13, 2014

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Lefébure, Ernest. Embroidery and lace: their manufacture and history from the remotest antiquity to the present day. A handbook for amateurs, collectors, and general readers. Trans. Alan S. Cole. London: H. Grevel, 1888.

“With one hundred and fifty-six woodcuts.”

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 621 (part; sold to Tregaskis for £4 4s.). — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 129.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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