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The Shining Cloth: Dress & Adornment That Glitter

By:
Victoria Z. Rivers
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Paperback 192
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Embellishment with glittering substances is a worldwide and ancient practice. Traces of textiles and other artifacts embroidered and embellished with gold were depicted in Assyrian bas-reliefs, frozen ... more

Price: US$ 65

Islamic Patterns: An Analytical and Cosmological Approach

By:
Keith Critchlow
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Paperback 192
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Islamic art has long been misunderstood in the West as no more than decoration. This study explains how the geometrical patterns of Islamic art reveal intrinsic cosmological laws. The primary function ... more

Price: US$ 55

Without Boundary

By:
Homi Bhabha & Shahzia ...
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Hardcover 144
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The attention currently directed from the West to the Islamic world has profound ramifications for the art made by those who come from the region but live elsewhere: that origin is increasingly becoming ... more

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Orientalism: Delacroix to Klee

By:
Roger Benjamin
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Paperback 294
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Price: US$ 112

The Art of Silver Jewellery

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Rene Van Der Star and ...
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Hardcover 240
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This book and exhibition presents over 250 silver necklaces, and earrings - objects of ceremonial beauty and originality created by tribal peoples of China. Four catalog essays by leading experts illuminate ... more

Price: US$ 109

The Book of Silk

By:
Philippa Scott
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Paperback 256
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Now that washable silk garments are widely available to the average shopper, there should be interest in the complex history of this luxurious fiber. Textile specialist Scott, herself a collector, has ... more

Price: US$ 95
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