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Title: Leerboek voor het Handweven. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Description: Apeldoorn, Kunstweefschool Walda, [circa], 1925. 8. Original publ. printed wrappers. 136pp. captioned monochrome double-sided frontispiece, many captioned monochrome illustrations on 9 photo-plates showing specimen of finished handweavings and products, captioned monochrome diagrams and illustrations on 4 unnumbered lvs. at rear end, numerous captioned figures and diagrams in text illustrating basics of handweaving, patterns, basic warping, basic and advanced manual looms, including further detailed instructive text, occasional marginal marginalia. Dutch language textbook published promoting the revival and advancement of handweaving at school and home, both for beginning and advanced homeweaving. Discusses in detail types of handlooms and the technique, design, warping, weaving and finished products. Good untrimmed copy. (spine rebacked with a modern cloth strip, copy a bit dull).

Keywords: textbook curriculum handbook pupils students weaving looms warp weft handweaving design fibres textiles culture heritage revival advancement dutch handweven

Price: EUR 75.00 = appr. US$ 81.51 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 56486