Modes Française. Époque de Henry III. D’Apres Jacques Boissard.
The countess Dziatynska, by birth princess Czartoryska, whose fine collection and good taste in fine arts are well known, has put to our disposition a selection of costumes engraved by Jacques Boissard in 1581. This selection, which has become extremely rare, presents a complete history of the costumes of that age. We will often profit by it: from to day we copy one of the plates with french costumes.
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)