The Lace Trail

The Lace Trail

The accompanying book to the BP Travel Award project. Researching the history of early lace in The Netherlands, Belgium and England and creating new paintings inspired by my findings.

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Softcover £30  /  $44.23  /  €36.49
Hardcover £40  /  $60.82   /  €50.36
+postage

Category:
  • Essays on art history
  • Exploration of the work of Johannes Verspronck
  • Exploration of William Larkin’s portrait of Diana Cecil
  • Exploration of how lace was painted by various early 17th century painters
  • The meaning of fashion in the early 17th century
  • Overview of the development of lace in the late 16th and early 17th century
  • Descriptions of my research visits to Honiton and Bruges
  • Peek into the studio with essays on my inspiration and working process for the paintings created for this project.
  • Portfolio section with all the paintings created for this project