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The Illustrated History of Textiles Hardcover – 1991

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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 224 pages
  • Publisher: Studio Editions (1991)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1851704469
  • ISBN-13: 978-1851704460
  • Product Dimensions: 13 x 9.2 x 0.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3.3 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,475,732 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By 2crazy4books2 on December 26, 2012
Format: Hardcover
The Illustrated History of Textiles

1991

First Edition Hardcover

200 full color, 50 black and white photos, study of development, designs and use of textiles from the earliest woven Byzantine silks to the vibrant acrylics of pop art. 224 pages, also sections on lace, tapestries, printed textiles, carpets, chintzes and more

Chapters

Acknowledgments

Foreword

Editor's Preface

Part 1: History of Textiles

earliest times to 1550

dawon of the modern era 1550-1780

industrial revolution 1780-1880

artist's reaction 1880-1939

a world industry today

Part 2: A Collector's Guide

carpets

embroidery

knitting

lace

tapestry

collecting, choosing and buying

caring for your collection

Part 3: Glossary

Notes & Select Bibliography

Index

Textile Museums and Societies
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By 2crazy4books2 on December 15, 2012
Format: Hardcover
The Illustrated History of Textiles

1991

First Edition Hardcover

200 full color, 50 black and white photos, study of development, designs and use of textiles from the earliest woven Byzantine silks to the vibrant acrylics of pop art. 224 pages, also sections on lace, tapestries, printed textiles, carpets, chintzes and more

Chapters

Acknowledgments

Foreword

Editor's Preface

Part 1: History of Textiles

earliest times to 1550

dawon of the modern era 1550-1780

industrial revolution 1780-1880

artist's reaction 1880-1939

a world industry today

Part 2: A Collector's Guide

carpets

embroidery

knitting

lace

tapestry

collecting, choosing and buying

caring for your collection

Part 3: Glossary

Notes & Select Bibliography

Index

Textile Museums and Societies
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