Emma Slocombe is a National Trust curator at Knole, Kent

Peasants Preparing to Hunt Rabbits with Ferrets, (detail) (c. 1470–90), Southern Netherlands, Brussels (?). Burrell Collection, Glasgow

The Burrell Collection’s European tapestries trace the history of an art form

William Burrell’s exceptional medieval and Renaissance tapestries now have the catalogue they deserve

29 Jun 2018

When English embroidery took Europe by storm

The V&A provides a timely reminder of an era when England led the western world in the manufacture and export of luxury embroidery

10 Nov 2016