Re: [sig] Re: fabric predicament... long
> Try for a flat rose (tudor rose, for example....)Not all period roses were flat-petaled, by the way: there were double
gallicas, and gallicas themselves aren't merely the heraldic roses.
Jadwiga Zajaczkowa, mka Jennifer Heise jenne@...
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- On Mon, 10 Sep 2001 17:16:15 -0400 (EDT), Jenne Heise
>> Try for a flat rose (tudor rose, for example....)True, but did any of them ever show up on brocades? I was under the
>Not all period roses were flat-petaled, by the way: there were double
>gallicas, and gallicas themselves aren't merely the heraldic roses.
impression (perhaps mistaken) that rose brocades in period were flat
- Re offer below, yes please. Can anyone recommend an article or book
that is sort of a 'survey of fabric types available in the 15-17th C
for dummys' ?
Also, what is the meaning of your reference to 'Polish fabric
>If you want some book titles that have period pictures of fabricdesigns let
> me know and I'll post them.
> Maria Pienkneplotno.... Polish fabric merchant