Chinese pictures: notes on photographs made in China by Isabella Lucy Bird. The great imperial stone road planted with cedars sealed with the Imperial seal.
The festival dress of the women of Toro is called the Costume of the Rich Widow (Viuda Rica).
Montehermoso is a Spanish city in the autonomous region of Extremadura, located in the province of Cáceres.
The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)
From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)