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Title: Tribal Rugs: An Introduction to the Weaving of the Tribes of Iran
Description: New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1978. Hardcover. Illustrated by 26 color plates, 100 black and white; GWO 2057. Basic text on Shahsavan (Northwest Persian) tribes. This book paints a fascinating picture, not only showing superb examples of tribal rugs but also the way in which they are woven and the life of the tribes themselves. After many years study of the major rug-making groups, the author is able to describe the rich elements in the design as well as giving technical notes on the weaving so that the text and pictures together form an essential introduction for anyone who knows or cares about rugs.; 2; 117 pp.. Very Good in Good dustjacket; 8 x 8 Hardback in Very Good condition. Jacket shows wear.

Keywords: Persia Iran Tribal Rug Textile Carpet Weaving Pers

Price: US$ 50.00 Seller: RugBooks
- Book number: BOOKS009228I

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