For anyone with an interest in the history of clothing, dress, textiles, lace and embroidery, paricularly of the early modern period, 1550-1750
Wednesday, 1 February 2012
Early 18th century mantuas
The c.1700 mantua
The 1708 manuta
The Metropolian Museum in New York has two early mantuas, one from around 1700, and the other about 1708. As well as having photographs of these mantuas online they have also been creating pdfs of articles about the mantuas.