Tapestry and Wallpaper
The Bayeux Tapestry
Hardcover ISBN: 1843831635
Presents a reproduction of the entire Tapestry, with a commentary alongside each episode, equipping the reader to follow the story blow by blow. This survey distils a scholarship into a impeccably researched synthesis which enables the reader to appreciate what the Tapestry meant in the context of its time, at the start of the last millennium.
Trompe L'oeil Grisaille, Architecture & Drapery
Paperback ISBN: 0393731944
All trompe l'oeil painting uses light and shadow to create illusory forms and surfaces.