Definition of Guipures

1. Noun. (plural of guipure) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Guipures

1. guipure [n] - See also: guipure

Guipures Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Guipures Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Guipures

guinea hen weed
guinea keet
guinea keets
guinea pig
guinea pigs
guineafowl
guineafowls
guineapig
guineapigs
guineas
guinguette
guiniad
guiniads
guinnels
guipure
guipures (current term)
guirland
guirlands
guiros
guisard
guisards
guisarme
guise
guised
guiser
guisers
guises
guising
guisings

Literary usage of Guipures

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A History of Lace by Bury Palliser (1869)
"Savary says that most of the guipures were made environs of Paris,-39 that ... 4J The sale of guipures bei Guipure. Manière de dentelle de soie the master ..."

2. Pillow Lace, a Practical Hand-book by Elizabeth Mincoff, Margaret S. Marriage (1907)
"Early seventeenth-century Brabant guipures show wonderful boldness and beauty of ... Some of the finest eighteenth- century guipures were made at Binche, ..."

3. The Antefix Papers: Papers on Art Educational Subjects, Read at the Weekly by Charles Callahan Perkins, Massachusetts Art Teachers' Association (1875)
"The Italians called the old raised points of Venice and Spain guipures. The finest thread guipures were the produce of Flanders and Italy, although when ..."

4. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"These guipures were made in bands, for which designs of geometric character, ... Some of the Le Puy laces were known as "guipures de Cluny," from the Cluny ..."

5. The Lace Book by N. Hudson Moore (1905)
"In addition to these rich guipures just described, thread laces made either with bobbins or needles, and with the patterns outlined in narrow hand.made ..."

6. Embroidery and Lace by Ernest Lefébure (1888)
"In Italy, Genoa has remained faithful to the production of well-made guipures with small blossom or seed devices but rather gross in quality. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Guipures

Search for Guipures on Dictionary.com!Search for Guipures on Thesaurus.com!Search for Guipures on Google!Search for Guipures on Wikipedia!

Search