Author:Villoo Mirza, Carole Douglas & Molly Kaushal (Eds)

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Resurgence: Revival of Indian Embroideries

By: Villoo Mirza, Carole Douglas & Molly Kaushal (Eds)

Price: $27.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100110

ISBN: 8173054762

Condition: New


Indian embroidery is well known for its variety, composition, colour palette, motif, technique and its contextual significance. It forms part of our festivals, traditions, rituals, beliefs and spiritual practices. Each kind of embroidery has its own historical background and a traditional context. Over centuries of practice, the processes, methods and skills were developed which continued to evolve in specific ways through generations giving a particular character to the respective craft. The present volume includes some rare pieces from the IGNCA archives, which displays a fine insight into t... View more info