Aegean Legacies: Greek Island Embroideries From The Ashmolean Museummbroideries from the Greek islands dazzle with their bright colours and charming motifs. This publication reveals little-known pieces from the Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, newly photographed and published here for t..
African Textiles: The Karun Thakar CollectionThis book offers a fascinating journey through the history and culture of textiles in Africa drawn from the private collection of Karun Thakar, widely considered to be one of the best in the world. This collection of rare and exquisite textiles from Centr..
Balandran, The Giles W. Mead and Parry Mead Murray Collection of Aymara Ponchos The weavings of the Aymara People in Bolivia include many different styles and types. This catalogue focuses specifically on the large Balandrán Ponchos of the 18th and 19th Century. Although Ponchos had been used b..
Handmade Carpet: A Comprehensive Guide to Contemporary RugsFor the first time, a lavishly illustrated book shows how traditional handmade rugs and carpets have become vehicles for contemporary trends and used in interior design and home decorationThe authors’ work in journalism and rug production ov..
Indian Textiles: 1,000 Years Of Art And DesignThe book features items from one of the world’s foremost private collections of Indian textiles, the Karun Thakar Collection, together with key pieces from two recently united American collections, The Textile Museum and the Cotsen Textile Traces Study C..
Nomadic Visions: Tribal Weavings from Persia and the CaucasusAntique knotted-pile transport bags and other collectible small-format weavings, both utilitarian and decorative, made by the nomadic tribes of the Caucasus region and IranThe best of the best in a widely collected area of textile artsThe ..
Orient Stars II: A Carpet CollectionA new volume presenting unseen Turkish and Central Asian carpets (before 1600) with radio-carbon dating and new research by Michael FransesA limited-edition companion to Orient Stars: A Carpet CollectionPublished to accompany the auction of part of the collection ..