Handloom and Handicrafts of Gujarat

By: Villoo Mirza & Vinutha Mallya (Authors)

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Handmade and handcrafted objects are a part of daily life in Gujarat. The crafts of Gujarat demonstrate the symbiotic relationship between humans and Nature and offer meaningful lessons in sustainable living for future generations. The ingenious use of natural and locally available materials is combined with a unique aesthetic, bringing together form and function in each magnificent product. With simple tools, adherence to norms set by tradition and with their imagination, the artisans of Gujarat have embodied human potential.Traditional skills are now applied to create products for the contemporary world, demonstrating convincingly that natural and handmade products are adaptable over time. And, that tradition continues to be relevant in modern times.Published in association with Gujarat State Handloom & Handicraft Development Corporation Limited, Government of Gujarat (GSHHDC). Printed Pages: 256 with 274 colour photographs & 1 map.

Title: Handloom and Handicrafts of Gujarat

Author Name: Villoo Mirza & Vinutha Mallya (Authors)

Categories: India, Art,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2012

ISBN: 8189995715

ISBN 13: 9788189995713

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 111976

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