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Image for Aymara Weavings : Ceremonial Textiles of Colonial and 19th Century Bolivia

Aymara Weavings : Ceremonial Textiles of Colonial and 19th Century Bolivia

By: Adelson, Laurie and Arthur Tracht

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Washington, Smithsonian Institution 1983: 1983

Book number: 55954


159 pp. Large format paperback. Covers slightly marked. Internally clean. Colour illustrations throughout. Published to accompany the exhibition in 1983. View more info

Image for African Majesty: Textile Art of the Ashanti and Ewe

African Majesty: Textile Art of the Ashanti and Ewe

By: Adler, Peter & Barnard, Nicholas

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Thames & Hudson Ltd 1995: 1995

Book number: 43235


192 pp, 131 illustrations in colour. View more info

Image for Dhurrie: Flatwoven Rugs of India

Dhurrie: Flatwoven Rugs of India

By: Ahuja, Shyoma

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Woodbridge (Suffolk), Antique Collectors' Club Ltd / India House Books 1999: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 56372


272 pp., illustrated in colour and b/w. View more info

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Turkish Art

By: Atl, Esin

Price: £48.00

Publisher: U S A, Smithsonian Institution Press 1980: 1980

Book number: 33064


386 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w faded dustwrapper spine View more info

Image for Disruptive Pattern Material : An Encyclopedia of Camouflage

Disruptive Pattern Material : An Encyclopedia of Camouflage

By: Blechman, Hardy

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Richmond Hill, ON, Canada, Firefly Books, Limited 2004: 2004

Book number: 48317


[720] pp., huge history of Camouflage with over 5000 images. Shrinkwrapped copy of this scarce book. View more info

Image for Silk Designs of the Eighteenth Century : From the Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Silk Designs of the Eighteenth Century : From the Victoria and Albert Museum, London

By: Browne, Clare

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson 1996: 1996

Book number: 56679


112 pp., Illustrated in colour. Abridged edition. View more info

Image for Yayla - Form und Farbe in der Turkischer Textilkunst

Yayla - Form und Farbe in der Turkischer Textilkunst

By: Bruggemann, Werner

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Frankfurt and Berlin, Museum fur Kunsthandwerk / Museum fur Islamische Kunst 1993: 1993

Book number: 48968


GERMAN TEXT. 424 pp., illustrated. Still shrinkwrapped. View more info

Image for Pauline Bewicks Tapestries and Watercolours 19th of April to 8th of May 1989

Pauline Bewicks Tapestries and Watercolours 19th of April to 8th of May 1989

By: Catto Gallery

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Catto Gallery 1989: 1989

Book number: 46451


12 pp, illustrated in colour, with price list, small crease to spine corner View more info

Image for Bokhara, Turkoman and Afghan Rugs

Bokhara, Turkoman and Afghan Rugs

By: CLARK, Hartley

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head Limited 1922: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 45166


xxvi, 130 [2] pp., Illustrated with seventeen plates in colour, eight monotone plates and numerous illustrations in black and white. Darkening to edges of boards, corners bumped. Contents very good and clean. View more info

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Art Deco and Modernist Carpets

By: Day, Susan

Price: £32.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books 2002: 2002

Book number: 50966


224 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. The first book to thoroughly document Art Deco and Modernist carpets. Designers included Picasso, Paul Poiret, Eileen Gray, Robert and Sonia Delauney and Paul Klee. Illustrated with 250 photographs, including 149 in colour. Clean copy. Fine/Near Fine View more info

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Kimono. Vol. 1 No. 1

By: Eizo Iki

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Fribourg / Tokyo, Office Du Livre / Meiji-Shobo Ltd. 1966: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 28702


The only volume published. Mounted textile samples, 23 of the 25 issued (lacking nos 3 and 20). A scarce item. Very good in a cloth-covered black slipcase. This is kept clean within a plain green card slipcase. View more info

Image for Le XVII Siecle Francais. Collection Connaissance Des Arts.

Le XVII Siecle Francais. Collection Connaissance Des Arts.

By: Faniel, Stephane, editor and Connaissance Des Arts.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Paris, Hachette 1958: 1958

Book number: 8037


FRENCH TEXT 231 pp. Pictorial boards. Original glassine wrapper. Wrapper chipped and torn. Slight wear to extremities. Very slight browning to page edges. Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w. French text. View more info

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Caring for Textiles

By: Finch, Karen; Putnam, Greta

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, Watson-Guptill Publications 1977: 1977

Book number: 30852


104 pp. Spine slightly faded and chipped at head & tail. Black & white illustrations. View more info

Image for French Damask From The Classic Fabric Collection

French Damask From The Classic Fabric Collection

By: Hageney, Wolfgang H.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Rome, Belvedere Publications International 1999: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 47216


88, xvi pp. Paperback. Covers slightly darkened or faded. Full-page illustrations of floral motifs, classical border designs, historical panels, etc. Some colour. 16-page publisher's catalogue at rear. View more info

Image for From Paris to Providence: Fashion, Art and the Tirocchi Dressmakers Shop, 1915-1947

From Paris to Providence: Fashion, Art and the Tirocchi Dressmakers Shop, 1915-1947

By: Hay, Susan; Benson, Susan Porter; Parmal, Pamela A.; Hay, Susan Anderson; Briggs, John W.; Shaw, Madelyn

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A., Rhode Island School of Design 2000: 2000

Book number: 53052


224 pp., In their elegant Providence Shop, Italian emigre sisters Anna and Laura Tirocchi sold French couture clothing to an elite clientele. The shop, remained virtually untouched from 1947 until 1990, when RISD Museum curators were given their choice of its contents, which included apparel by Paul Poiret, Lucien Lelong, and dresses in the style of Madeleine Vionnet. All reflect the advent of modernism in the Paris art world of 1920s and 30s, when designers, painters an... View more info

Image for Early Indonesian Textiles From Three Island Cultures : Sumba, Toraja, Lampung

Early Indonesian Textiles From Three Island Cultures : Sumba, Toraja, Lampung

By: Holmgren, Robert J. and Anita E. Spertus

Price: £18.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art 1989: 1989

Book number: 55922


111 pp. Large format paperback. Very clean copy. No ownership names. Colour illustrations throughout. Published to accompany the exhibition in NY in 1989. View more info

Image for Old Persian Carpets and Their Artistic Values

Old Persian Carpets and Their Artistic Values

By: Hopf, Carl

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Munich, F Bruckmann 1913: 1913

Book number: 43229


40 pp., Illustrated with tissue guarded full colour photographic plates. Boards worn and faded with some splitting to head and tail of spine. Corners bumped. View more info

Image for Samplers and Tapestry Embroideries

Samplers and Tapestry Embroideries

By: Huish, Marcus B.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co. 1913: 1913

Edition: Second Edition

Book number: 30147


176pp. 24 colour plates and 27 black and white figures, all photographs of original samplers. With an attractive cream cloth cover that has a reproduction of a sampler on its front. The cloth is darkened and grubbied in parts, bumped to the head and foot of the spine. Binding starting a little between parts II and III but still a good copy and splitting to the edges. View more info

Image for Robin and Lucienne Day: Pioneers of Modern Design

Robin and Lucienne Day: Pioneers of Modern Design

By: Jackson, Lesley; Rudoe, Judy; Rose, Peter; Kent, Lisa

Price: £55.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Princeton Architectural Press 2001: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 48370


192 pp, fully illustrated. A small remainder mark on the bottom edge View more info

Image for Indonesian Ikats / Tenun Ikat

Indonesian Ikats / Tenun Ikat

By: Kartiwa, Suwati

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Jakarta, Penerbit Djambatan 1989: 1989

Edition: Second Edition

Book number: 56271


x, 97 pp. Paperback. Slight wear to covers. Colour and b&w illustrations. Dual Indonesian/English text. View more info