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NEW BOOK | BOOKBINDING BY HAND AND BOOK LAUNCH

A second post about my recently published book TEXTILIA LINNAEANA – Global 18th Century Textile Traditions & Trade, will focus on the artistic and skilled craft behind this hand-bound volume and give a brief overview of the book launch at Majgren’s Bookbindery in Copenhagen. The 520 page monograph was printed in an edition of 350 numbered copies only; including a cloth bound hard cover, coloured edges, headband and a silk bookmark...

March 10, 2017
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SAMPLE PAGES: TEXTILIA LINNAEANA – GLOBAL 18TH CENTURY TEXTILE TRADITIONS & TRADE

The historical documentation over 520 pages is based on 10 years of textile research, emphasising the importance of a combination of theoretical and practical perspective as part of the IK Foundation's Mundus Linnæi series. The aim with this post is to present a couple of sample pages from my new monograph...

February 13, 2017
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SAMPLE PAGES – THE TEXTILE HISTORY OF WHITBY 1700-1914

The aim with this post is to present a couple of sample pages from my forthcoming monograph – including sailcloth weaving, dressmaking, material culture, knitting, laundry, dyeing of cloth and much more. This interdisciplinary study has also closely looked into manufacturing & trading, advertisements, port history...

April 1, 2015
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@TEXTILISNET ON TWITTER

Welcome to follow TEXTILIS Viveka Hansen's Textile Thoughts on TWITTER.

May 30, 2013