History of fabrics in France
History of fabrics in France

History of fabrics in France


This book aims to tell the history of fabrics in France in the field of clothing and furnishing, from the Middle Ages to the present day.
This book is intended for all lovers of beautiful linen who wish to know the properties of textile fibers, the techniques and productions of each region as well as their uses in everyday life. From the ceremonial fabric to the cloth of labor through the tapestry and interior hangings, this history of textiles in France is an excellent synthesis on the subject. A rich iconography, from the largest museums specializing in fabrics and the most beautiful art galleries in Europe, brings fabrics back to life.


Alexandra Fau

Number of pages
16,7 x 24
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