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Title: Oriental Carpet and Textile Studies Volume IV
Description: Berkeley: International Conference on Oriental Carpets, 1993. Paperback. Illustrated by 9 color plates, 452 black and white illustrations and figures; Papers from the 7th ICOC presented in San Francisco including: ARCHAEOLOGY: "Evidence for Pile Carpets in Cuneiform Sources and a Note on thePazyryk Carpet" by Murray Eiland, III; "Patterns of Prestige in the Pazyryk Carpet: Notes on theRepresentational Role of Textiles in the First Millennium BC" by DavidStronach; "The Marked Characteristics of the Textiles Unearthed from the At-TarCaves, Iraq" by Hideo Fujii and Kazuko Sakamoto. TURKISH CARPETS ANDKILlMS: "Early Seljuk and Ottoman Carpets from the Collection of the Museum ofTurkish-Islamic Art" by Nazan Olcer; "Turkish Knotted Carpets and Flatweaves with Similar Designs: Questionsand Answers Concerning the Transfer of Designs from One WeavingTechnique to Another" by Harald Bohmer;"The Enigma of the Transylvanian Triple Niche Rugs" by VictorMicaelian; "Traditional Weavings in One Village of Settled Nomads in NorthwestAnatolia" by Serife Atlihan; "Velenses of the Topkapi Palace Collection" by Hulya Tezcan; "Wall, Floor and Baggage Pile: the Differing Context of Flatweaves inAnatolia" by Peter Andrews; "Structural Clues to Antiquity in Kilim Design" by Marla Mallett; "The Iconography of the Patterns of Two So-Called 'Prayer Kilims' fromObruk" by Jurg Rageth; "Anatolian Kilim Iconography" by Dario Valcarenghi. PERSIAN CARPETS ANDKILIMS: "Reading the Inscription with Date on a Qashqa'i Rug: A MethodicalApproach" by Siawosch Ulrich Azadi; "The Qashqa'i Emblem: Is it Really a Tribal Emblem? An OutstandingQashqa'i Carpet with the Qashqa'i Emblem" by Taher Sabahi PAPERS ON DIVERSETOPICS: "Italian Peasant Rugs" by Alberto Boralevi; "Some New Aspects in the Study of the History of Felt Making" by MaryBurkett; "The Tibetan Rug: A Tribal Tradition?" by Tom Cole; "Dye Research on the Prayer Rugs of the Topkapi Collection" by NevinEnez; "Non-Kurdish Weavings of Iraq" by McGuire Gibson; "Beduin Textiles of Saudi Arabia" by Joy May Hilden; "Ornamentation of Caucasian Carpets and its Parallels to MedievalArmenian Miniature and Stone Carving Work" by Nona Stepanyan; "Approaching Rug Motifs as 'a Language'" by James Opie; "The Crivelli Rug Medallion and the Turkmen Connection" by RobertPinner; "Tales of Totems and Tamghas" by Susan Day; "New Approaches for Display of Old Textiles" by Geoffrey Brown; "Light Sources and Fading" by James Henderson; 281 pp.. New; 7 x 10 Paperback in New condition .

Keywords: Textiles Weavings Rugs Carpets Fabrics Oriental Gnor

Price: US$ 35.00 Seller: RugBooks
- Book number: BOOKS000925I

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