'The Eye of the Needle' is a beautiful show. No photos allowed, however most of the embroideries are beautifully presented and published in books.
But the Ashmolean also features a wonderful embroidery collection of its own in their Textile Gallery. Here are photos for you to enjoy.
My hand hovering nearby for scale!
I am looking forward more and more to my trip to The Eye of The Needle!ReplyDelete
Wow! Janet, thank you so very much for sharing these photos for those of us who cannot attend. I'll be studying them!ReplyDelete
Am amazing post Janet, thanks so much for sharing. You must have had an amazing time.ReplyDelete
Thank you for the mini tour. That would be a fabulous display to see in person.ReplyDelete
What a treasure trove! Some really interesting low relief work. Thankyou so much for showing these.ReplyDelete