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Oriental rugs

a guide to identifying and collecting

by Pamela Thomas

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Published by Robert Hale in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oriental Rugs

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPamela Thomas ; [editors, Hallie Einhorn and Stephen Slaybaugh]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK3808 .T43 1996b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 pages :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26452312M
    ISBN 100709059779
    ISBN 109780709059776
    OCLC/WorldCa36774652

    Among modern rugs those woven in the past few decadesone should look at the "personality" rather than "nationality" of the rug. A number of knives was found in the graves of women of a settled community in southwest Turkestan. While time and cost are considered, hand-spinning wool is an artisan craft aged over years that yields an imperfect, nubby texture that drives collectors crazy. Shipping cost cannot be calculated.

    A well-chosen Oriental rug can become the soul of any room. Silk pile carpets are often exceptionally fine, with a short pile and an elaborate design. While the large size of a rug can add cost, the difference should not be exorbitant, usually only adding a couple of dollars per square foot. It is very user-friendly if someone is just beginning, but it also feeds the curiosity of the more experienced in the field.

    Make sure that the rug has been cleaned. First edition of this American classic. Beautifully illustrated, large pictures, cogent writing by leading authorities: Dodds, Eiland, Jr. Over all condition: Be sure to check the rug for moth damage, dryness, splits, old repairs. The finer grades of wool also allow the yarn to be spun into a finer gauge.


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Most rugs will be shipped in bales, loaded into containers. Great rug books tend to come out with limited publications, and when they soon are Oriental rugs book longer in print, the existing copies become extremely pricey to acquire. He has bargained for hand-spun yarns in competition with native women and has probed the view-of-life of respected village elders.

The hand-spun wool rugs tend to be sheared with a shorter pile, again adding to the antique reproduction look. Oriental rugs book Museum collection of rugs and carpets. Oriental rugs book seems likely that knotted-pile carpets have been produced by people who were already familiar with extra-weft wrapping techniques.

Schumacher got hooked no pun intended. Silk is more often used in rugs of Eastern Turkestan and Northwestern China, but these rugs tend to be more coarsely woven.

Museum exhibition catalog of Tibetan carpets from the Rutherford collection. Some colours, especially dark brown, require iron mordants, which can damage or fade the fabric. A standard work on these rugs with outstanding examples illustrated.

Graders will also account for natural oil content and softness. The weave should be fine enough to clearly express the motifs of the design. Manafort had spent this amount at what was basically a neighborhood store. While eminently practical in his approach, the author obviously delights in the mystery of Persian rugs and the never-ending search for insights and facts that relate to the origin of designs.

Eiland, Murray L. Generally, handspun single plies are spun with a Z-twist, and plying is done with an S-twist. Already the earliest known written sources refer to carpets as gifts given to, or required from, high-ranking persons.

Whether hand-knotted or handwoven, their tactile quality completes any well-furnished interior. One of the best books on the subject of Turkmen carpets and a title every collector should own.

Amongst its cities are those of KogniKaisariahand Sevasta. Member of the Independent Online Booksellers Association. It a great first step to understanding the mystique of oriental carpets. Mallett is an excellent instructor in print, and I am certain even more so in person.

Manafort was charged by a federal grand jury with conspiracy and money laundering; he pleaded not guilty. No offense to anyone who has them, but on to the next.

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The weaving Oriental rugs book histories are not at the level of detail in this book as you will find in the Ford book, but this is Oriental rugs book great general book to begin your library with, and one that you will reference often. Materials[ edit ] Materials used in carpet weaving and the way they are combined vary in different rug weaving areas.

Wool is the new silk. It is a very clear Oriental rugs book, and gives a good general overview of the different weaving countries and various rug types within each region. Heavy information on Hamandan Region rugs.

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