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Bed tent, embroidery in silks on linen, Greece, century. Jacobean Embroidery, Embroidery Art, Cross Stitch Embroidery, Traditional Decorative Art, Contemporary Decorative Art, Greek Design, Greek History, Bed Tent, Cross Stitch Bird

Bed Tent | Unknown | V&A Explore The Collections

Bed tent, embroidery in silks on linen, Greece, 18th century

century, Greek Islands, Crete, Silk on linen Textile Patterns, Textile Art, Print Patterns, Embroidery Fabric, Cross Stitch Embroidery, Cookbook Design, Greek Design, Fabric Embellishment, Modern Vintage Fashion

Pillowcase | Greek Islands, Crete | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

18th century, Greek Islands, Crete, Silk on linen

Linen ground, embroidered with red, blue, green, yellow and black silks in cross stitch. Symmetrical stylized pattern showing a vase of flowers in center flanked by t … Folk Embroidery, Vintage Embroidery, Cross Stitch Embroidery, Cross Stitch Patterns, Cross Stitch Bird, Cross Stitch Samplers, Greek Pattern, Century Textiles, Textile Museum

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Linen ground, embroidered with red, blue, green, yellow and black silks in cross stitch. Symmetrical stylized pattern showing a vase of flowers in center flanked by two large peacocks, smaller birds and quadrupeds, large double-headed eagles and leaves. Along top, a subordinate frieze showing peacocks alternating with double-headed eagles. Many holes in ground, darned and patched. Black silk almost entirely rotted out.

*GREECE ~ Part of a dress border century Greek Islands, Crete Silk on linen Embroidery Patterns Free, Embroidery Art, Textiles, Greek Traditional Dress, Folk Print, Greek Design, Cross Stitch Bird, Folk Fashion, Greek Art

Part of a dress border | Greek Islands, Crete | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Part of a dress border - 18th century - Crete

Τζάκος Αττικής, Πίσω όψη πανωμάνικου: μετάξια και γραμμένο σχέδιο White Embroidery, Embroidery Stitches, Greek Traditional Dress, Greek Design, Embroidery Fashion, Fabric Art, Folk Art, Cross Stitch, Textiles

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Τζάκος Αττικής, Πίσω όψη πανωμάνικου: μετάξια και γραμμένο σχέδιο

 Crete was ruled by the Venetians until 1669 than by the Ottomans till Cover Hali Winter Private Collection, USA. Mediterranean Art, Greek Design, Embroidery Art, Fabric Art, Fresco, Folk Art, Pattern Design, Mosaic, Weaving

Detail. Cretan Embroidery, 18'th Century. Crete was ruled by the Venetians until 1669 than by the Ottomans till 1913. Cover Hali Winter 2012. Private Collection, USA.

Fragment, Greek Islands, Skyros, silk on linen, century Folk Embroidery, Embroidery Patterns Free, Embroidery Fashion, Mediterranean Art, Greek Design, Vintage Textiles, Paisley Pattern, Greek Islands, Fabric Art

Fragment | Greek Islands, Skyros | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

18th century Greek Islands, Skyros Silk on linen

Embroidery Hardanger A fragment from a C 18 Cretan skirt border with some motifs derived from Italian renaissance art and others from Byzantine art. Mostly embroidered in feather stitch. The color of this embroidery is particularly rich in nuance. Hardanger Embroidery, Embroidery Stitches, Embroidery Patterns, Hand Embroidery, Christmas Embroidery, Vintage Embroidery, Textiles, Italian Renaissance Art, Feather Stitch

Crete Embroidery | Sarajo

A white cotton skirt border embroidered with crimson red silk depicting birds atop flowering shrubs.

Greek Textiles in the Benaki Museum, Athens Embroidery Fashion, Vintage Embroidery, Embroidery Art, Fabric Art, Fabric Crafts, Benaki Museum, Textiles, Islamic Art, Traditional Art

Greek Textiles in the Benaki Museum, Athens

Skyros embroidery Bridal cushion from Skyros island with a scene containing three monumental structures on which human figures are depicted. The structure in the middle is surmounted with a miniature scene of a wedding, the bridal couple and a musician. 18th c. 0.44x0.43 m.

Η Κιβωτός της Πραισού. The ark of Praisos (or Praesos or Pressos).: Ξενιτεμένοι στην Αυστραλία και οι ευχές της Μάνας . Emigrated to Australia and Mother's Wishes Emigrate To Australia, Armenia, Fabric Art, Textiles, Embroidery, Stitch, Rugs, Greece, Places

Ξενιτεμένοι στην Αυστραλία και οι ευχές της Μάνας . Emigrated to Australia and Mother's Wishes

Φτωχά τα χωριά μας και πολλοί χωριανοί μας κατά καιρούς αναζήτησαν καλλίτερη τύχη σε διάφορα μέρη. Σμύρνη, Αμερική, ύστερα Αλεξάνδρεια και αργότερα Αθήνα, Γερμανία. Στις δεκαετίες του 50 και του 60 πολλοί μετανάστευσαν στην Αυστραλία. Πικρός και μεγάλος ο πόνος του χωρισμού. Ένας αποχαιρετισμός χωριανής μας για την κόρη της που έφευγε για την Αυστραλία αποτυπώθηκε σε δυο στιχάκια ενός ποιήματός της που συνέθεσε αυθόρμητα : Φεύγεις παιδί μου Δέσποινα και μπαίνεις στο βαπόρι χίλιες ευχές σου…