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Decorative Arts: Textiles

This guide is intended to help researchers find sources on textiles and tapestries from the Medieval period to the present day.

About this Guide

This guide is meant to assist researchers and collectors in finding information on textile arts from Medieval times to the present day.  For textiles from a particular country or region, do a subject search of the Library's online public access catalog for "textile fabrics" followed by the place name (e.g. "textile fabrics--Turkey").