Wednesday, 14 January 2015

SOLD Muster & Zeichen * Samplers From St Gallen * £50 €75 $145 Including Shipping (Australia and New Zealand $155)

This important reference book and collector's item is the hard backed catalogue of the samplers in the famous textile collection at St Gallen Museum in Switzerland. 299 samplers are documented - many English 17th century samplers from the John Jacoby collection and 4 Vierlande samplers - some are in colour, some in black and white. Descriptions are in German and English.
Here you can see those fabulous Vierlande samplers.

And here are some sample pages for you to see the layout. The book size is approximately 20cm x 30 cm (8" x 12").

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