The Dyer’s Handbook: Memoirs of an 18th Century Master Colourist (Ancient Textiles)

The Dyer's Handbook: Memoirs of an 18th Century Master Colourist (Ancient Textiles)Persian blue, pomegranate flower, spiny lobster, wine soup, pale flesh, dove breast, golden wax, grass green, green sand, rotten olive, modest plum, agate, rich French gray, gunpowder of the English……..just some of the colour names of old fabric to fire the imagination. Memoirs on Dyeing concerns a unique manuscript from the eighteenth century; a dyers memoirs from Languedoc, containing recipes for dyes with corresponding colour samples. It i…

The Dyer’s Handbook: Memoirs of an 18th Century Master Colourist (Ancient Textiles) by Dominique Cardon (2016-08-31)

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The Dyer's Handbook: Memoirs of an 18th Century Master Colourist (Ancient Textiles) by Dominique Cardon (2016-08-31)Persian blue, pomegranate flower, spiny lobster, wine soup, pale flesh, dove breast, golden wax, grass green, green sand, rotten olive, modest plum, agate, rich French gray, gunpowder of the English……..just some of the colour names of old fabric to fire the imagination. Memoirs on Dyeing concerns a unique manuscript from the eighteenth century; a dyers memoirs from Languedoc, containing recipes for dyes with corresponding colour samples. It i…

The Dyer’s Handbook: Memoirs of an 18th Century Master Colourist (Ancient Textiles) by Dominique Cardon (2016-07-31)

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The Dyer's Handbook: Memoirs of an 18th Century Master Colourist (Ancient Textiles) by Dominique Cardon (2016-07-31)Persian blue, pomegranate flower, spiny lobster, wine soup, pale flesh, dove breast, golden wax, grass green, green sand, rotten olive, modest plum, agate, rich French gray, gunpowder of the English……..just some of the colour names of old fabric to fire the imagination. Memoirs on Dyeing concerns a unique manuscript from the eighteenth century; a dyers memoirs from Languedoc, containing recipes for dyes with corresponding colour samples. It i…