Encountering Medieval Textiles and Dress by Desiree G. Koslin
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Encountering Medieval Textiles and Dress by Desiree G. Koslin

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In this wide-ranging study of costume history contributors explore fashion, textiles, and the representation of clothing in the middle ages. Essays combine the perspectives of archaeology, art history, economics, religion, costume history, material culture, and literary criticism and explore materials from England, France, the Low Countries, Scandinavia, Germany, Italy, and Ireland. The collection focuses on multiple aspects of textiles and dress - their making, meaning, and representation - and explores the impact of international trade and other forms of cultural exchange.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780312293772
ISBN-10: 0312293771
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 25mm)
Pages: 284
Imprint: St Martin's Press
Publisher: St Martin's Press
Publish Date: 6-Feb-2003
Country of Publication: United States

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Encountering Medieval Textiles and Dress by Desiree G. Koslin Encountering Medieval Textiles and Dress, Paperback (February 2009)

This broad-ranging collection introduces the key methodologies and debates surrounding the study of the textiles and dress of the Middle Ages. New critical viewpoints are brought to bear on the medieval material in the areas of archaeology, art and architecture, economics, law, history, literature, religion, and textile technology.

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Author Biography - Desiree G. Koslin

DESIREE KOSLIN teaches at SUNY's Fashion Institute of Technology in the graduate Museum Studies Costume and Textile Department. JANET SNYDER teaches the History of Art and Architecture in the Division of Art of the College of Creative Arts at West Virginia University.

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