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Antiques & collectables: carpets, rugs & textiles books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Antiques & collectables: carpets, rugs & textiles category. Presented with a red border are the Antiques & collectables: carpets, rugs & textiles books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Rugs & Art Tribal Bird Rugs & Others: A Buenos Aires Collection by Abel Trybiarz Rugs & Art Tribal Bird Rugs & Others: A Buenos Aires Collection

- High quality collection, including several 'best of type' pieces- Interesting individual take on the psychology of collectingThis fine tribal rug collection, built over many years by a Buenos Aires artist/architect, has at its heart a superb selection of 'Bird'...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2017

Tribal Rugs Treasures of the Black Tent by Brian MacDonald Tribal Rugs Treasures of the Black Tent

New edition of the seminal work on this subject contains new high quality photographs. Written by a renowned expert who boasts unparalleled insight into the weaving process and the meanings behind the complex motifs within the rugs.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/05/2017

Fancy Dresses Described A Glossary of Victorian Costumes by Arden Holt Fancy Dresses Described A Glossary of Victorian Costumes


Format: Paperback - Released: 19/04/2017

The Persian Carpet by A. Cecil Edwards The Persian Carpet

The most important and authoritative work on oriental rugs-a must-have guide and history for enthusiasts and collectors.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/01/2017

Tribal Rugs A Complete Guide to Nomadic and Village Carpet S: A Complete Guide to Nomadic and Village Carpets by James Opie Tribal Rugs A Complete Guide to Nomadic and Village Carpet S: A Complete Guide to Nomadic and Village Carpets


Format: Hardback - Released: 23/09/2016

Comfort and Glory Two Centuries of American Quilts from the Briscoe Center by Katherine Jean Adams Comfort and Glory Two Centuries of American Quilts from the Briscoe Center

Quilts bear witness to the American experience. With a history that spans the early republic to the present day, this form of textile art can illuminate many areas of American life, such as immigration and settlement, the development of our...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2016

The Carpet and the Connoisseur The James F. Ballard Collection of Oriental Rugs by Walter B. Denny, Thomas J. Farnham The Carpet and the Connoisseur The James F. Ballard Collection of Oriental Rugs
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Format: Paperback - Released: 24/02/2016

Pre-Islamic Carpets and Textiles from Eastern Lands by Friedrich Spuhler Pre-Islamic Carpets and Textiles from Eastern Lands

A crucial reference for anyone interest in the earliest surviving pile carpets. . . Primarily a resource for scholars, this volume is nonetheless full of beautiful works of exceptional historical interest. . . Highly recommended. Choice
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2015

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Kanga Stories by Phyllis Ressler, Lara Ressler Horst Kanga Stories
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Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 16/07/2014

Masks from West and Central Africa A Celebration of Color and Form by Mary Sue Rosen, Paul Peter Rosen Masks from West and Central Africa A Celebration of Color and Form
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In West and Central Africa,ceremonial masks are viewed as manifestations of the spirits, and the dramatic effect and visibility of masks is enhanced by use of vivid color. Accompanied by vivid color photographs of 266 masks, the largest representation of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/01/2014

American Toile Four Centuries of Sensational Scenic Fabrics and Wallpaper by Michele Palmer American Toile Four Centuries of Sensational Scenic Fabrics and Wallpaper

American toile is scenic fabric and wallpaper that bring the story of America to life. These delightful prints depict both historic events and everyday moments beginning with colonial times and moving right on up to the present. Over 180 bright...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/06/2013

Arts and Crafts Embroidery by Laura Euler Arts and Crafts Embroidery

Embroidered textiles are the most personal and immediate art form practiced by the Arts & Crafts Movement (c. 1860-1910). This art from another time has its own story to tell. Some items are the humble workaday pieces for utility in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/05/2013

Art Carpets by Marco Fazzini Art Carpets

Cleto Munari was born in Gorizia and he lives and works in Vicenza. After meeting Carlo Scarpa in 1973, who encouraged him in his work, he decided to focus his attention on the area of industrial design, and began to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/05/2013

Victorian Fashions for Women and Children Society's Impact on Dress by Linda Setnik Victorian Fashions for Women and Children Society's Impact on Dress

The Victorian era was a time of high morals, cultured manners, and ultra feminine, luxurious apparel. While beautiful to gaze upon, elaborate ensembles were hot, heavy, restrictive, and constricting to the point of discomfort or even injury and disease. Revealed...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2012

Quilts in Everyday Life, 1855-1955 A 100-Year Photographic History by Janet E. Finley Quilts in Everyday Life, 1855-1955 A 100-Year Photographic History

The history of quilts, their makers, and usage is an important part of our country's heritage presented here in full detail through 330 vintage photographs. Books on quilt history have, to date, included only a few photos of quilts. This...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2012

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