Textiles

Art Deco Couch

The Sydney Fair 2017 – Focusing on Movements in Modernism

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The Sydney Fair invites simplicity of line enthusiasts from May 25 – 28, 2017 in the Royal Hall of Industries, Moore Park, Sydney for a sale suiting all budgets

Europe 1600 – 1815 – Art of Fine Living on Show V & A London

Europe 1600 – 1815 – Art of Fine Living on Show V & A London

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On December 9 the V & A at London, will open a new suite of seven galleries with nearly 1100 objects that best tell the story of the evolution of art and design

Exquisite Threads: English Embroidery 1600s – 1900s at NGV

Exquisite Threads: English Embroidery 1600s – 1900s at NGV

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Exquisite Threads: English Embroidery 1600s – 1900s a free show at National Gallery of Victoria will inspire interest in the ancient art and craft of embroidery

Paddington 1030

Antiques & Art: Part 4 – Collector’s Considerations

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In our series of articles about antiques and art we list some questions to ask and considerations to take into account for those thinking of becoming collectors

Morris Holy Grail tapestry

William Morris, The Arts & Craft Movement – Art That Is Life

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William Morris (1834-1896) became spiritual leader of a revival in arts and crafts, which encompassed all the visual arts, including architecture and interiors

The Failure of Sir Gawaine: Sir Gawaine and Sir Uwaine at the Ruined Chapel, Number 4 of the Holy Grail tapestries woven by Morris & Co. 1891-94 for Stanmore Hall

Tapestry Tales – Weaving the Threads of Destiny

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In Greek Mythology the three Goddesses of Destiny and Fate were recorded in many formats, including tapestries that depicted them weaving the threads of destiny