INDIAN CARPETS

18465-L2-010


GANS-RUEDIN (E.).— INDIAN CARPETS. Thames and Hudson. (1984). 25x26 cm. 318-II págs. E.

“The origins of the hand-knotted carpet can be traced back more than two thousand years. Even today, with the abundance of technical aids and mechanical and electronic looms at our disposal, this ancestral process has not been superseded. It is a unique in having preserved its form and style throughoutthe course of history, while never losing its essencial value (...)” — retirado de Preface.

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