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Author Schoeser, Mary.
Title Textiles : the art of mankind / Mary Schoeser.
Publication Info. New York : Thames & Hudson Ltd., c2012.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 12  746 S    IN LIBRARY
Description 568 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Note "1,058 color illustrations"
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 557-559) and index.
Contents Impact : Context ; Language, legacies and learning ; Colour and the global vision -- Ingredients : Invention ; Intentions ; Alchemy -- Structure : Non-tensioned techniques ; Looping, knotting, lacing and twisting ; Loom-weaving -- Surface : Yarns ; Stitch ; Painting and printing -- Added dimensions : Letting the cloth speak ; Patchwork and quilting ; Textiles parkour -- Imagery : Identity ; Narrative ; Of time and place.
Subject Textile fabrics -- History.
Textile design -- History.
Textile fabrics -- Pictorial works.
Cover Title Textiles
Added Title Art of mankind
ISBN 0500516456 (hbk.)
9780500516454 (hbk.)