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Paperback. With a survey of African textiles on the market, this book illustrates over 570 spectacular colour photographs the traditional, hand crafted, indigenous textiles of the whole continent. It provides a wealth of information on the rich art of African textiles. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1H; AFW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500292211
ISBN
9780500292211

€ 32.99
€ 23.94

Hardcover. African textiles are patterned with stories that range far beyond the time of the creation or the lifetime of their creator. In Africa, cloth is used to commemorate important events, people or political struggles that in other parts of the world might be recorded in writing. This book offers an insight into the living history of Africa. Num Pages: 256 pages, col. ill. BIC Classification: 1H; AFW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 277 x 244 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1682. 256 pages, col. ill. African textiles are patterned with stories that range far beyond the time of the creation or the lifetime of their creator. In Africa, cloth is used to commemorate important events, people or political struggles that in other parts of the world might be recorded in writing. This book offers an insight into the living history of Africa. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1H; AFW. Dimension: 277 x 244 x 27. Weight: 1660.
Publisher
British Museum Press
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714115597
ISBN
9780714115597

€ 38.99
€ 28.10

Hardcover. his 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. Num Pages: 272 pages, 230 colour. BIC Classification: 1H; AFW; AGC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 259 x 345 x 38. Weight in Grams: 2630.
Publisher
Prestel
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9783791381633
ISBN
9783791381633

€ 63.36
€ 52.61

Hardcover. Edinburgh Weavers was one of the most important textile companies of the twentieth century. Alastair Morton, visionary art director of the company, commissioned a remarkable series of textiles from leading British artists. This study traces his wide-ranging career and records the history of Edinburgh Weavers and the glorious textiles it produced. Num Pages: 352 pages, 400 colour, 50 b/w. BIC Classification: 1DBK; AFW; AKT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 275 x 227 x 37. Weight in Grams: 1940.
Publisher
V & A Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781851776603
ISBN
9781851776603

€ 49.99
€ 43.53

Hardcover. Presents a Portrait of a Lady from the Poldi Pezzoli museum in Milan, one of the greatest masterpieces of Florentine portraiture from the latter half of the 15th century, investigates the art of the Pollaiolo brothers: Antonio, a goldsmith, painter and sculptor, and the most famous of the three; Piero, a painter; and Silvestro. Num Pages: 288 pages, 203 illustrations, 184 in colour. BIC Classification: 1DST; ACND; AFC; AFKG; AFW; AGB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 221 x 311 x 29. Weight in Grams: 1866.
Publisher
Skira
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Translation
Condition
New
SKU
V9788857224749
ISBN
9788857224749

€ 37.99
€ 32.15

Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages, illus. BIC Classification: AFW; WFBQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 219 x 280 x 23. Weight in Grams: 1134.
Publisher
Schiffer
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780764352201
ISBN
9780764352201

€ 36.99
€ 31.15

Hardcover. Showcasing international designer-makers in contemporary craft, including ceramics, textiles, wood, glass, precious materials & metals. These designers make small batches of work for retail outlets which are finished to a high standard. The book aims to display their work, from concept to finished product. Num Pages: 144 pages, Approx. 200. BIC Classification: AFP; AFT; AFW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 284 x 225 x 20. Weight in Grams: 874. The Work of the Designer Maker. 144 pages, Approx. 200. Showcasing international designer-makers in contemporary craft, including ceramics, textiles, wood, glass, precious materials & metals. These designers make small batches of work for retail outlets which are finished to a high standard. The book aims to display their work, from concept to finished product. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: AFP; AFT; AFW. Dimension: 284 x 225 x 20. Weight: 874.
Publisher
A&C Black
Number of pages
144
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408110089
ISBN
9781408110089

€ 44.99
€ 37.18

Paperback. The world's most famous tapestry is forever associated with the events of 1066. Ever since it came to the world's attention in the 17th century, it has been a source of never ending speculation. And yet, though so much studied, it keeps some secrets. This title highlights the background of its construction and the events it portrays. Editor(s): McIlwain, John. Series: Pitkin Guides. Num Pages: 32 pages, Colour images. BIC Classification: 1DDF; AFWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 172. Weight in Grams: 130.
Publisher
Pitkin Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841652405
ISBN
9781841652405

€ 12.40

Paperback. Focusing on a single Malian textile identified variously as bogolanfini, bogolan, or mudcloth, this book traces the dramatic technical and stylistic innovations that have transformed the cloth from its village origins into a symbol of internationalism. Series: African Expressive Cultures. Num Pages: 200 pages, 69 b&w illus. BIC Classification: 1HFDM; AFW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 178 x 246 x 13. Weight in Grams: 472.
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
2nd ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253220295
ISBN
9780253220295

€ 30.99
€ 27.92

Hardcover. Suitable for modern admirers of oriental carpets, this book features forty classical carpets held in the al-Sabah Collection, Kuwait, along with several important pre-Islamic carpet fragments. It describes collections in the context of history of Islamic art, recounting carpets stories and celebrating their intricate designs and craftsmanship. Num Pages: 186 pages, 110 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QFM; AFWD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 281 x 227 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1274.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
186
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500970331
ISBN
9780500970331

€ 45.99
€ 32.25

Paperback. Carpets from Islamic lands have been treasured for centuries on nearly every continent on earth. This book features more than forty carpets held in the al-Sabah Collection, Kuwait, along with several important pre-Islamic carpet fragments. Num Pages: 176 pages, 140 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QFM; AFWD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 276 x 219 x 16. Weight in Grams: 944.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500970430
ISBN
9780500970430

€ 25.99
€ 19.73

Hardcover. The design revolutions of the early 20th century were woven into the very fabric of the carpets and rugs of that era. This book charts the evolution of carpet design out of the floral effusions of the Victorian salons and into the angular elegance of Art Deco and bold abstraction of Modernism popularized by the machine age. Num Pages: 224 pages, 250 illustrations, 149 in colour. BIC Classification: ACXD3; AFWD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 299 x 225 x 25. Weight in Grams: 1424.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500517956
ISBN
9780500517956

€ 38.99
€ 28.51

Paperback. Num Pages: 304 pages, 119, 40 colour illustrations, 79 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: AFW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 256 x 177 x 22. Weight in Grams: 924.
Publisher
Cornell University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801479434
ISBN
9780801479434

€ 46.99
€ 44.71

Hardcover. 'Designing and Printing Textiles' follows the creative process of designing patterns from the beginning, when sourcing ideas, through to the final production of high-quality designs and textiles. Num Pages: 160 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: AFW; WF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 269 x 225 x 18. Weight in Grams: 890. 160 pages, colour illustrations. 'Designing and Printing Textiles' follows the creative process of designing patterns from the beginning, when sourcing ideas, through to the final production of high-quality designs and textiles. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: AFW; WF. Dimension: 269 x 225 x 18. Weight: 892.
Publisher
Crowood Press
Number of pages
160
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781861267764
ISBN
9781861267764

€ 32.99
€ 28.16

Paperback. Series: Textiles Handbooks. Num Pages: 112 pages, 150 colour images. BIC Classification: AFW; AKTX; TDH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 190 x 246 x 8. Weight in Grams: 358.
Publisher
A&C BLACK
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408191903
ISBN
9781408191903

€ 18.99
€ 17.65

Hardcover. Num Pages: 688 pages, 750 colour and 56 bw illus. BIC Classification: 1FB; AFW; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 270 x 210. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
688
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857853974
ISBN
9780857853974

€ 210.38

Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages, Full Colour Illustrations Throughout. BIC Classification: 1DDF; AFW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 458.
Publisher
PIE Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9784756247544
ISBN
9784756247544

€ 29.99
€ 21.86

Paperback. Produced from plants by a process akin to alchemy, indigo has a unique chemistry that renders it compatible with all natural fibres. This title is the story of a commodity that has been central to international trade and textile production for centuries, across time and cultures. Num Pages: 272 pages, 200 illustrations, 150 in colour. BIC Classification: AFW; TDCJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 278 x 223 x 18. Weight in Grams: 1150. Egyptian Mummies to Blue Jeans. 272 pages, 200 illustrations, 150 in colour. Produced from plants by a process akin to alchemy, indigo has a unique chemistry that renders it compatible with all natural fibres. This title is the story of a commodity that has been central to international trade and textile production for centuries, across time and cultures. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: AFW; TDCJ. Dimension: 278 x 223 x 18. Weight: 1158.
Publisher
British Museum Press
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714150963
ISBN
9780714150963

€ 26.99
€ 19.77

Hardcover. An inside look at the design process of quilt expert Kaffe Fassett, plus new quilt patterns and needlepoints Num Pages: 224 pages, 125 colour photographs. BIC Classification: AFW; WFB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 282 x 26. Weight in Grams: 1362.
Publisher
Abrams
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781419722363
ISBN
9781419722363

€ 27.99
€ 23.69

Hardcover. This is an intimate, photo-filled look at the fascinating life and creative output of renowned artist and designer, Kaffe Fassett. Num Pages: 224 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: AFW; AKB; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 261 x 239 x 25. Weight in Grams: 1340.
Publisher
STC Craft/A Melanie Falick Book
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781617690075
ISBN
9781617690075

€ 27.99
€ 23.63

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