This 2001 interpretation of literature and arts reveals how clothing and costume were critical to Renaissance culture.Ann Rosalind Jones, Peter Stallybrass ... Among the mythological subjects derived from The Metamorphoses was the story of Philomela and Procne, ... In the bed valance, the noblewoman collaborating with the embroiderer recast this story in the medium of her own craft. ... of lower-class textilework, in contrast to Philomelaa#39;s needlework), waits to carry the message out of the walled prison garden (Fig.
|Title||:||Renaissance Clothing and the Materials of Memory|
|Author||:||Ann Rosalind Jones, Peter Stallybrass|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2000|