8vo., quarter leather, pp. ix, , 405, , xii, 114, with illuminated title-page, 16 colour-printed patterns on 11 plates, and further illustrations in text. Rare. Ex library with usual treatment. Binding a little scuffed but otherwise very good.
The Illuminated Book of Needlework: Comprising Knitting, Netting, Crochet, and Embroidery. Preceded by a History of Needlework including an account of the ancient historical tapestries.
KISLUK-GROSHEIDE, Danielle; KROHN, Deborah L.; LEBEN, Ulrich (eds.)., Salvaging the Past: Georges Hoentschel and French Decorative Arts from the Metropolitan Museum of Art., The Bard Graduate Center: Decorative Arts, Design History, Material Culture; The Metroplitan Museum of Art and Yale University Press, 2013