Through the Looking Glass. Savage Beauty, and proving yet again that fashion in the museum sells. But does it advance a knowledge of how fashion and dress have mediated cultural interactions between China and the West? How does it answer the implicit question behind all of the Costume Institute exhibitions of whether fashion is art?
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The Turkmen wedding tent in historical context; Atlihan: The archeological evidence for the evidence of weaving and carpets; Batari: The double-niche "Transylvanian" prayer rugs; Bieber: The technology of the use of natural dyes in Anatolia; Bier: Dye analysis of Ottoman brocades and velvets from the Topkapi Museum, Istanbul, and other silk textiles; Bosch: Mamluk carpets - typology and design: Technique and design; Eagleton: Kurdish rugs of the Hartushi tribes of Turkey; Eiland: Speculations on the earliest surviving Chinese rugs; Dnez: Dye research on the prayer rugs of the Topkapi collection; Gassong: Statements on the age of Turkmen pile-work; Hassouri: Two halves of the same carpet; Klose: Connections between designs on Mughal flower carpets and textiles; Kossow: Safavid silk fragments; Parham: An introduction to the Khamseh confederacy of Fars; Pinkwart and Steiner: The conservation approach of North-west-anatolian Yuruk women to their traditional weaving; Piggenger: Prayer rugs of the Timuri and their neighbors; Ponchio: Historical background of the Pescocostanzo rugs; Rageth: Red and blue - west Anatolian sofra kilims; Stanzer: Moroccan tribal carpets from the region of Bushad; Tanavoli: Tacher from Chahar Mahal; Tunsch: One of copies.
Used, very good but corners bumped; dust jacket good. The author is listed as the secretary general of the Armenian Museum in France.
A picture book of rugs, mostly l6th to l8th centuries, by a French dealer, reflecting European tastes; examples include the traditional Caucasian, Persian, Turkish carpets, and also European tapestry, Spanish rugs, Coptic fragments, and Eastern European rugs.
Originally paperback, with cardboard covers. Many of the copies we have seen of this title have had much wear and tear on the covers and spine, and sometimes with the spine detached. This copy is a hardcover, bound probably by Librairie Orientale H.
Samuel, Paris, in red cloth, with the author and title on the spine in gold lettering; pages cropped slightly. Exhibition brochure, for an exhibition of Indonesian textiles, which describe, in a general fashion, these textiles. Also, another version, typed, with the text, but without the illustration.
Exhibition catalogue, Crafts and Folk Art Museum; detailed and based on first hand experience of the authors. A introductory book for an antiques collector: There is a section on purchasing rugs, also.
Dealer's exhibition catalogue, of 20 village rugs: The text comments on the rugs. There is a separate German edition.Metropolitan Museum Studies in Art, Science, and Technology, Volume 2. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, May 14, · Today, the Metropolitan Museum of Art opens its largest fashion exhibition ever.
"China: Through the Looking Glass," a collaboration between the museum's Costume Institute and Department of Asian. Type or paste a DOI name into the text box. Click Go. Your browser will take you to a Web page (URL) associated with that DOI name. Send questions or comments to doi.
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