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Embroidered Textiles: A world guide to traditional patterns

Embroidered Textiles: A world guide to traditional patterns

Author: Sheila Paine
$37.95(AUD)  inc GST
Description
This beautifully illustrated book examines the fascinating symbolism behind the motifs and patterns of embroidered textiles, from Ghanaian patchwork banners to Egyptian headshawls. Complete with a glossary, dictionary of stitches, further reading and information on where to access public collections as well as how to collect textiles of ones own, this is an unrivalled guide for anyone interested in textiles, costume or craft.
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General Fields

  • : 9780500288580
  • : Thames & Hudson Ltd
  • : Thames & Hudson Ltd
  • : September 2010
  • : 281mm X 241mm X 19mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 240
  • : Sheila Paine