Vinciolo, Federico de (16th century)

Cover of 1606 edition of 'Les Singuliers et Nouveaux Pourtraicts...' by Federico de Vinciolo (1587). Cover of 1606 edition of 'Les Singuliers et Nouveaux Pourtraicts...' by Federico de Vinciolo (1587).

Federico de Vinciolo was a pattern designer and lace maker from Venice, who lived and worked in the sixteenth century. Among other places, he worked at the court of Henry II of France (1519-1559). In 1587 he produced a needlework pattern book called (in short) Les singuliers et nouveaux pourtraicts ... pour touttes sortes d'ouvrages de lingerie .... 

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Digital source of illustration (retrieved 5 June 2016).

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