Craft Guilds

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Craft Guilds

Country Crafts and Regional Guilds

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The transfer of knowledge within the craft industries and trade guilds

Craft Guilds in the Early Modern Low Countries: Work, Power, and Representation

KIMMINS, Grace (Thyrza) (died 1954), DStJ; Founder and Hon. Secretary, Heritage Craft Schools and Hospitals for Cripples, Chailey, Sussex; The Guild of the Brave Poor Things; Guild of Play

BELL, Robert Anning (1863 - 1933), painter, modeller, designer of stained glass, mosaic, and other decorative work; illustrator of books; Arts and Crafts Society; Past Master Art Workers’ Guild; medallist, Vienna, Milan, Barcelona, Turin, etc

EMANUEL, Frank Lewis (1865 - 1948), Acting President, Society of Graphic Art; late Instructor of Etching, Central School of Arts and Crafts; Member, Art-Workers’ Guild, and Society of Marine Artists; President, British League for the Rescue of Art

MACARTNEY, Mervyn Edmund (died 1932), Editor of the Architectural Review, 1906–20; Architect to the Dean and Chapter of St Paul’s Cathedral, 1906–31; late Consulting Architect to Durham Cathedral; one of the founders of the Art Workers Guild (Master, 1900); also one of the founders of the Arts and Crafts Exhibition Society

John T. Chalcraft. The Striking Cabbies of Cairo and Other Stories: Crafts and Guilds in Egypt, 1863–1914. (SUNY Series in the Social and Economic History of the Middle East.) Albany: State University of New York Press. 2004. Pp. xvi, 285. Cloth $75.00, paper $25.95


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Although there is no direct evidence for the existence of associations of trader-craftsmen distinguished by occupation in ancient Mesopotamia and Egypt and in pre-Hellenistic Greece, they are well documented in ...

Subjects: Economic History.

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