Lehri, RM (ed.)
ISBN: 9788190080965, 8190080962
ISBN: 9789350502129, 9350502127
This book outlines the use of folk jewellery in India, beginning with the typical jewellery of brides in Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu, followed by the various types of ornaments commonly worn by Indian women from head to toe.
Katiyar, Vijai Singh
ISBN: 9788183281225, 8183281222
This book lends a new dimension to the way the traditional Indian sari is looked at, and upholds it as an epitome of holistic design with a unique creative expression. In the backdrop of Indian socio, cultural and economic ethos, it unfolds the mesmerising woven yards of the sari, the quintessential piece of garment that has draped the Indian women since time immemorial.
Mathur, Asha Rani
ISBN: 9788129103086, 8129103087
This book looks at some major shawl traditions in India drawn from various regions, including the woven jewels of Kashmir and those of Punjab and Nagaland.
Gillow, John et al
ISBN: 9788187108702, 8187108703
This all encompassing survey of textiles from every region of the Indian subcontinent runs the gamut of commercial, tribal and folk textiles.
Lehri, RM (ed.)
ISBN: 9788190080989, 8190080989
This book is a collection of some of the best designed textiles. The selection of textiles is based on the aesthetic qualities and remarkable styles prevalent in various regions of India. A celebrating spirit rendered in color and patterns, with a stroke of panache, Indian Textiles-ethnic & beyond-represents the many manifestations of vibrance and elegance in its Indianesque identity. Flora, ge...
ISBN: 9788190216821, 8190216821
This splendid and intense collection of ethnic designs would not only inspire those involved in the field of textile designing but also those involved in Jewellery designing, embroidery, painting, ceramics, potteries etc. This compilation consists of designs, which are in vogue internationally. All the designs are original and demonstrate the creative efforts of the designer.
Fischer, Eberhard (ed.)
ISBN: 9788187670001, 8187670002
Festschrift honoring Haku Shah, recognized authority on India's rural arts and crafts and an eminent artist and photographer too.
Steven, Cohen et al.
ISBN: 9788190472050, 8190472054
This book presents a uniquely objective and technical approach never previously applied to this subject, with essays by renowned experts in the field. In their overview of the history of pashmina shawls in northern India, the authors have examined their unique physical and aesthetic characteristics and shown how these shawls are related to other woven textiles from around the world. They trace ...
ISBN: 9788192091259, 8192091252
Quilts are meant for everyday use and at the same time they are stylish pieces of traditional handicraft and art from Jaipur. This books is on the Quilts and art and craft of the state of Rajesthan.
Jacob, SS et al.
ISBN: 9788173053382, 8173053383
The art of enamelling on metal is successfully practised in many parts is India, but it is universally acknowledge that the best work on gold is produced at Jeypore, in Rajputana. The colours employed rival the tints of the rainbow in purity and brilliancy, and they are laid on the gold by the Jepore artist with such exquisite taste that there is never a want of harmony; even when jewels are al...
ISBN: 9788186980002, 8186980008
at Ahmedabad, 1678
ISBN: 9788185822655, 8185822654
The book traces the history of jute from its earliest use thousands of years ago its current status as a favourite fabric for unmarket home furnishings.
ISBN: 9788183280822, 818328082X
In this book, the salient features of this fine art of Kalamkari are interestingly explained. It also details how this ancient textile craft which was deeply rooted in religion has adapted itself to the social changes and political upheavals while evolving into a secular craft in order to conform to changing cultures and trends through the ages.
Kamaladevi was a living legend who touched the lives of tens of thousands of artisans of India.
ISBN: 9788124608289, 8124608288
Chakrabarti, Asis K
ISBN: 9788172070014, 8172070012
A work on the folk embroidery, also known as Kantha art in Bengal.
ISBN: 9781851492664, 1851492666
This work attempts to define and classify the Kashmir shawl, analyses the wealth of images and symbolism found in its finelly ornamented weave, and places its development within the context of the four major periods of Kashmir's history. Unlike many near eastern textiles which have a continuous and uninterrupted history, the Kashmir shawl remains unique as a weave which has not been produced in...
Rehman, Sherry et al.
ISBN: 9788188204199, 8188204196
Contents: The many faces of the Kashmiri shawl: its allure, variety and impact on design. The life and times of the Kashmiri shawl: a social history. The other side of paradise: the human face of the Kashmiri shawl. The shawl in Persia: a regional development. The Punjab shawl: an untold story. The end of princely patronage: Indian courts, culture and loss of empire in Awadh. A master craft: th...
Ganjoor, Vidhu et al.
ISBN: 9788190718028, 8190718029
A pictorial book on shawls and carpets of Kashmir with glossary, selected bibliography and noteworthy collections in various museums and art galleries.
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