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Textile artworks: tapestries, hangings & quilts books

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Recently Published

Artistry in Fiber Wall Art Wall Art by E. Ashley Rooney, Marcia Young Artistry in Fiber Wall Art Wall Art
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Connecting us to the wide variety of contemporary fiber art in wall-mounted format, this resource combines more than 600 photos with personal comments from 100 of todays established and emerging artists. In conjunction with the other two books in this...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/07/2017

Amish Quilts Crafting an American Icon by Janneken Smucker Amish Quilts Crafting an American Icon

By thoroughly examining all of these aspects, Amish Quilts is an essential resource for anyone interested in the history of these beautiful works.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/06/2017

Making Sense of the Bayeux Tapestry Readings and Reworkings by Gale Owen-Crocker Making Sense of the Bayeux Tapestry Readings and Reworkings

This volume brings together many aspects of the Tapestry: the practical skills involved in making the embroidery, aspects of its iconography, its first documented association with Bayeux in an inventory of 1476, its later copying and reproduction in different media...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/06/2016

Quilts of Cumberland County 1700s to 1970 by Letort Quilters Documentation Project Quilts of Cumberland County 1700s to 1970

View 170 quilts that were in homes and collections in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, and learn about the county's role as a crossroads in our nation's history. Documented by members of the Letort Quilters Guild, specimens from the 1700s through 1970...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/05/2016

Inspired by the National Parks Their Landscapes & Wildlife in Fabric Perspectives by Donna Marcinkowski DeSoto Inspired by the National Parks Their Landscapes & Wildlife in Fabric Perspectives

A colourful celebration of the 59 US National Parks, this collection of 177 original art quilts depicts the widely varying landscapes, flora and fauna of the parks. Basic facts about each of these national treasures -- from Acadia in Maine,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/05/2016

Kanga Collection by Chieko Orimoto Kanga Collection


Format: Paperback - Released: 04/04/2016

Early Carpets and Tapestries on the Eastern Silk Road by Gloria Granz Gonick Early Carpets and Tapestries on the Eastern Silk Road

A mystifying group of carpets and tapestries created along the Silk Route over five hundred years ago is the topic of this richly illustrated book.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2016

Conundrum - Puzzles in the Grotesques Tapestry Series by Charissa Bremer-David Conundrum - Puzzles in the Grotesques Tapestry Series

The whimsical imagery of four tapestries in the permanent collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum and currently on display at the Getty Center is perplexing. Created in France at the Beauvais manufactory between 1690 and 1730, these charming hangings,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2015

Coming Soon

Stars of the Caucasus Antique Azerbaijan Silk Embroideries by Michael Franses, Jennifer Wearden, Moya Carey, Irina Koshoridze Stars of the Caucasus Antique Azerbaijan Silk Embroideries
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The first book on the subject of antique Azerbaijan silk embroideries, featuring previously unpublished research and material, by a selection of world-leading experts and scholars.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/10/2017

Other books in this genre

Woven Gold - Tapestries of Louis XIV by Charissa Bremer-David Woven Gold - Tapestries of Louis XIV

This publication is issued on the occasion of an exhibition of fourteen examples from the tapestry collection of Louis XIV, held at the Getty Center from December 15, 2015, to May 1, 2016 --Provided by publisher.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2015

Kalamkari Temple Hangings by Anna L. Dallapiccola Kalamkari Temple Hangings

The V&A has the world's most important collection of nineteenth-century temple hangings from South India, but only one of the smaller pieces has ever been published. For the first time these amazing objects have been documented and made public.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2015

Red and White Quilts: Infinite Variety Presented by the American Folk Arts Museum by Elizabeth V. Warren, Margaret Gordon Red and White Quilts: Infinite Variety Presented by the American Folk Arts Museum
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This significant catalog is a highly detailed look at the world's most celebrated collection of Red and White quilts
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/09/2015

Les Dessous Feminins by Muriel Barbier Les Dessous Feminins

Quelle est l'utilite des dessous feminins qui s'affichent aujourd'huitant sur les affiches que dans les magazines, enveloppant des corps defemmes parfaites ? Pour beaucoup de femmes, les dessous sont achetspour faire plaisir l'autre, l'homme Et pourtant, depuis la hauteAntiquit, les...
Format: eBook - Released: 15/09/2015

Story of Lingerie by Muriel Barbier Story of Lingerie

What is the social merit or purpose of all those bras and panties on perfectly sculpted bodies that we see spread across billboards and magazines? Many women indulge in lingerie to please men. Yet, ever since Antiquity, women have always...
Format: eBook - Released: 15/09/2015

Thread Painted Portraits by Lea McComas Thread Painted Portraits

Award-winning artist Lea McComas shares her secrets for stitching beautiful and realistic portrait quilts. Learn her fun-to-master techniques today! Begin with your favorite photo and take off on an artistic journey. Choose a method for creating a portrait background-from simple...
Format: eBook - Released: 04/05/2015

Costume Performing Identities through Dress by Pravina Shukla Costume Performing Identities through Dress

What does it mean to people around the world to put on costumes to celebrate their heritage, reenact historic events, assume a role on stage, or participate in Halloween or Carnival? Self-consciously set apart from everyday dress, costume marks the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/04/2015

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