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When was the starting point of textiles in fine art?

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Textile art has always been a pariah of the art world. It was not ” spiritual ” enough , a charged field of employment for women, at most craft, loaded with too much material values and the sublime ideas unworthy. Since Ruskin and Morris, before and after the First World War there were Reform efforts , but these were repeatedly said and written small in their effect by the guardians of the holy grail of art, the academically trained art historians, as female design efforts as a secondary crafts or as […]