Carpets: Techniques, Traditions, and History
Essential guide for anyone interested in understanding the stories and legends told within traditional hand-knotted 20th Century Carpet design. Every sequence of knots has almost infinite possibilities as a language for recounting history, mythology, religious illusions and ancient civilizations.
Map endpapers on book. Beautifully illustrated with color plates. 224p.
Author: Jacques Anquetil.
Title: Carpets: Techniques, Traditions, and History.
Publisher: Octopus Publishing Group, 2003.
Condition: Unmarked. Closed tear on unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket.
Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#28259)
Keywords: Abstract Patterns, Anatolia, Carpets, Geometric Motifs, Patterning, Persian Rugs, Rugs, Weavers, Weaving, Arts and Crafts, Decorative Arts, Art History