Softcover. Houston, TX, Institute for the Arts, Rice University, 1st (in English), 1978, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog with glossy white covers, minor rubbing and scratching. Paper wrappers tight. Pages clean and crisp, with 16 plates, 5 in color, of various pieces of embroidery over the course of history. Exhibition was originally organized by a Paris museum. 172 work listing. Glossary of different types of stitches at back. Short introduction on embroidery's history and connection to religion.
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