Weaving & Looms
Textiles and Clothing

Woven Into the Earth

The Silk Industry of Renaissance Venice

Medieval Clothing and Textiles I

Medieval Clothing and Textiles 2

Medieval Clothing and Textiles 3

Medieval Clothing and Textiles 4

English Medieval Industries

Encountering Medieval Textiles and Dress: Objects, Texts, Images

Medieval Fabrications: Dress, Textiles, Clothwork, and Other Cultural Imaginings

Weaving, Veiling and Dressing: Textiles and Their Metaphors in the Late Middle Ages

Medieval & Renaissance illustrations and artifacts relating to weaving and looms.

See also Early Narrow-ware Looms in Period Artwork and these links on weaving and looms.


BACKSTRAP LOOMS

BAND LOOMS/TABLET-WEAVING LOOMS

BOX LOOMS

FLOOR LOOMS

RIGID HEDDLE LOOMS
various figures by Peter Paul Rubens after Hans Weiditz
  • Two acrobats tumbling, 17th century
  • A banquet in the countryside by Sebastiaan Vrancx