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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

ISBN: 0500236399

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 8175081112

Condition: Fine


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

ISBN: 0874742188

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 1554070112

Condition: As New


[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

ISBN: 0500278806

Condition: Fine


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

ISBN: 3882700645

Condition: Fine


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0811836134

Condition: Fine


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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Imperial Wardrobe

By: Dickinson, Gary, and Wrigglesworth, Linda

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Bamboo Publishing Ltd 1988: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57883

ISBN: 1870076079

Condition: As New


203pp; 178 colour plates. Looks in great detail at the court costume of the Qing dynasty (1644-1911). Still in the original shrinkwrap. 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

Condition: Very Good


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

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Il Tessuto Art Deco e Anni Trenta

By: Fanelli, Giovanni and Rosalia

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Firenze, Cantini 1986: 1986

Book number: 57585

ISBN: 8877370807

Condition: As New


310 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. In As New condition. Still in shrinkwrap. Text in Italian. 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

Condition: Very Good


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

Image for Hagop Kapoudjian: The First and Greatest Master of the Kum Kapi School

Hagop Kapoudjian: The First and Greatest Master of the Kum Kapi School

By: Farrow, George F.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Scorpion Publishing Ltd 1993: 1993

Book number: 53134

ISBN: 0905906640

Condition: Fine


pp 96, illustrated. Looks to be unread. 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

ISBN: 082300564x

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 8870701883

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0911517693

Condition: Fine


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 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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 1568982712

Condition: Near Fine


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