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Oriental Rugs from A to Z

Oriental Rugs from A to Z (Hardback)

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With this valuable book, novices and connoisseurs alike will be able to correctly identify the most distinctive styles and purchase contemporary Oriental rugs in traditional designs of the highest quality. Over 270 beautiful color photos, including many close-up shots, display these fascinating carpets to their best advantage. The authoritative text provides valuable information on unusual rugs, rug pedigree and discernible workshop style, knot count, dyes, the Lotus design, and specific rug weaving areas--including India, Pakistan, Persia, Turkey, Nepal, Tibet, China, Egypt, and Romania. The text also provides essential rug-buying tips and recommendations for rug care. Values are provided in the captions. This book is a must not only for prospective rug buyers, but also for everyone who admires the intricacy and beauty of Oriental rugs!

Art, Fashion & PhotographyAntiques & collectablesFashion & Textiles, Carpets & RugsSport & HobbiesHandicrafts, decorative arts & craftsNeedlework, sewing & fabric crafts Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd Publication Date: 01/01/2004 ISBN-13: 9780764319952  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: To Order. Estimated despatch in 1-3 weeks.  

J. R. Azizollahoff has been dealing in Oriental carpets, both new and old, for three decades. Editor of Rug News magazine, he is also the author of The Illustrated Buyer's Guide to Oriental Carpets, available from Schiffer Publishing.

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UK Second Class Available free for ALL orders. No charge for each additional book. 3-7 Days
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