Textiles of IndiaRegular price SFr. 120.00 Sale price Save SFr. -120.00
Helmut Neumann, Heidi Neumann
Prestel Verlag, 2020
India's rich and vibrant textile tradition boasts an enormous range of techniques and extraordinary level of artistry. Drawn from one of the world's finest collections of Indian textiles, this book presents a fascinating overview of several centuries of artistic production from every corner of India. Each section examines a different region to reveal its distinct textile traditions, patterns, and processes. The book also delves into the roles that textiles have played in daily life over the centuries, from household and dowry textiles to devotional pieces and exquisite materials crafted for rich patrons. Each object is photographed from multiple angles and reproduced in meticulous detail. Many of the antique pieces featured here are
exceedingly rare, which makes this book an invaluable resource.
English - 484 Pages - 26.5 cm x 4.8 cm x 34.8 cm - 3.4 Kg
ISBN : 9783791386850