Textiles Of The Islamic World


by Gillow, John

Textiles Of The Islamic World

Price:  US$71.28   (SGD99.00*)
Format:  Hard Cover, 319 pages
Published:  2010, United Kingdom, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9780500515273
SB#:  050334 (708)

About This Book

This wonderfully illustrated volumes gives a broad survey of the textiles produced today and in the past in the Islamic world. Illustrations of the textiles, and sometimes the people who created them, complement the overview accounts of the methods, styles and usages of the fabrics created in the various centres and traditions in: the Ottoman World; Islamic Spain and North Africa; the Arab World; the Persian World; Central Asia; the Mughal World; East and Southeast Asia; and sub-Saharan Africa. With glossary, reading lists, list of museum collections, 638 illustrations, 625 in colour, and index.


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