The Rug in Islamic Art

Price: 22.50 USD

Leeds, England: Temple Newsam House, 1964. Blue/black illustrated, stapled wraps with no lettering. 36 pp. with 1 color and 10 bw plates, 2 bw line drawings (knots), and a bw map. Pocket inside back cover contains a 14-page (single-sided) technical supplement. Catalogue from the exhibition at Temple Newsam House, April to May 1964. With a 5-page introductory essay, a bibliography, and the catalogue of 39 works, each annotated. The supplemental technical analysis for each rug includes size, symbols, levels, lines, shoots, knots, count, and rug terminology/motifs; with pile, guards, border, field, ends, and condition stated. Contents clean and tight but with art museum ex-lib. marks (sticker, bar code, stamp, ink notation) and title hand-written in ink on back cover; publication info handwritten in ink on title page. Back pocket taped to cover.


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