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The Eye of the Needle: English Embroideries

Guided tour

Thu 7th August 2014
11.30 - 12.15

Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont St, Oxford OX1 2PH


Dr Mary Brooks is a highly resepcted textile historian, and the author of 'Micheal & Elizabeth Feller, The Needlework Collection'.

The exhibition, guest curated by Dr Brook, has a selection of around 60 eye-catching virtuoso 17th century embroideries from the internationally renowned Feller collection, together with some from the Ashmolean’s holdings.