Detail from the Lord of the Hunt - The initials of original weavers Gordon Berry and John Glassbrook woven in to the Lord of the Hunt. The tools of their trade also mark their untimely deaths. - Mount Stuart :: The Edinburgh Tapestry Company
detail from a tapestry by Hannah Ryggen (1894-1970) a self-taught weaver, translating the claustrophobic feeling of war and destruction into woven cloths. She commented on Fascism and Nazism’s emergence in Europe in the inter-war years, and Norwegian politics in the post-war years.