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Conservation of Textiles, Bones and Ivory

By: A.S. Bisht

Price: $36.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033359

ISBN: 8173201005

Condition: New


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Indian Costumes

By: Anamika Pathak

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lustre Press/Roli Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018136

ISBN: 8174363769

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 144 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Bridal Durries of India

By: Ann Shankar and Jenny Housego

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010612

ISBN: 0944142796

Condition: Brand New


Woven by women villagers of Northern India, imaginative in design, bold in their use of colour, these durries are largely unknown outside the area in which they originated. This richly illustrated book breaks new ground showing the designs and motifs in use which are part of an illustrative language that goes back to the ancient civilisations of the region. 196 pp., 55 colour, 97 B/W illustrations Printed Pages: 196 with 55 colour and 97 b/w illustrations. View more info

Framing and Presenting Indian Textile Art

By: Annabelle Ruston

Price: $17.95

Publisher: London, UK, The Fine Art Trade Guild and A & C Black: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026750

ISBN: 0713688084

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 157 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Indian Embroidery Techniques at the Calico Museum: Part C

By: Anne Morrell

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012515

Condition: New


14 colour pages. View more info

Indian Embroidery Techniques at the Calico Museum: Part D

By: Anne Morrell

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012895

Condition: New


18 colour pages. View more info

Stitches in Gujarati Embroideries

By: Anne Morrell

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040165

ISBN: 81-86980-53-8

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 72. View more info

The Migration of Stitches and the Practice of Stitch as Movement

By: Anne Morrell

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040171

ISBN: 81-86980-39-3

Condition: New


16 folded colour pages. View more info

Ikat: Fabrics of Orissa and Andhra Pradesh (Deluxe Edition)

By: B.C. Mohanty and Kalyan Krishna

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012509

Condition: New


99 text pages, 61 b/w and 110 colour plates. View more info

Natural Dyeing Processes of India

By: B.C. Mohanty, K.V. Chandramauli and H.D. Naik

Price: $47.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026161

Condition: New


298 pages text, 129 b/w plates, 42 colour plates in lieu of cloth/yarn samples and 101 line drawings. View more info

Historic Textiles of India at the Calico Museum, Ahmedabad, Volume V: Indian Costumes

By: B.N. Goswamy and Kalyan Krishna

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017752

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 400 with 311 colour plates and 66 text illustrations in b/w. View more info

Historic Textiles of India at the Calico Museum, Ahmedabad: Vol. V: Indian Costumes in the Collection of the Calico Museum of Textiles

By: B.N. Goswamy in Association with Kalyan Krishna; Patterns and Technical Notes By Tarla P. Dundh

Price: $105.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation: 2010

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 032609

ISBN: 8186980423

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 405 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Historic Textiles of India at the Calico Museum, Ahmedabad, Volume VI: Indian Costumes II: Patkas

By: B.N. Goswamy with a Techmical Essay By Rahul Jain

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022648

ISBN: 81-86980-24-5

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 260 with 74 colour plates, 181 text illustrations in b/w. View more info

The Costume of Hindostan

By: Balt. Solvyns

Price: $92.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100124

ISBN: 8173054266

Condition: New


A collection of etchings portraying the natives of India in their costumes, occupation and cultural life ... it was the most ambitious publishing venture yet taken in India. For sometime, Solvyns had wandered with his sketchbook, drawing Indians in their occupational pursuits, their festivals and the rich diversity of their cultural lives. He drew their musical instruments, their boats, their carts, and their modes of smoking. With genuine curiosity and a keenly observant and sympathetic eye, Solvyns recorded an India few Europeans really saw. First published in 1804, this fine reprint edition... View more info

Fashioned for Extinction: An Expose of the Shahtoosh Trade

By: Belinda Wright and Ashok Kumar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Wildlife Protection Society of India: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018315

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 48 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Textiles: Collection of the Museum of International Folk Art

By: Bobbie Sumberg

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037748

ISBN: 1423606507

Condition: New


Textiles explores the cultural meaning and exquisite workmanship found in the Museum of International Folk Art's vast collection that spans centuries and includes pieces from seventy countries around the world. Handcrafted work in beautiful, vivid colors typifies the clothing, hats, robes, bedding, and shoes that represent the lives and passions of the people who created and used them. Printed Pages: 240. View more info

Invisible Presence: Images and Abodes of Indian Deities

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012523

Condition: New


24 b/w pages. View more info

Jaina Textiles, Manuscripts, Sculpture, Ceremonial Objects and Wood Work

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017391

Condition: New


Printed pages: 16 alongwith 4 colour prints. View more info

Glossary of Indian Embroidery Stitches

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017392

Condition: New


Printed pages: 6 b/w in 3 fold. View more info

Embroidery Gallery: Indian Embroidery Techniques

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017393

Condition: New


Printed pages: 6 b/w in 3 fold. View more info

Udyana: Botanic Garden, Sarabhai Foundation

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017395

Condition: New


Printed pages: 12 b/w pages with one colour print. View more info

The Story of Ilaputra

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: Photocopy Edition

Seller ID: 017397

Condition: New


Printed pages: 12 pages, 3 halftone, 5 b/w line drwaing, 2 colour and soft side folded cover in colour. View more info

Guide To Structural Sewing: Terms & Techniques

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: Photocopy Edition

Seller ID: 017406

Condition: New


Printed pages: 35 b/w pages. View more info

Indian Tie-Dyed Fabrics

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026425

Condition: New


Printed pages: 28 colour photocopies with butter paper interleaved. View more info

Looking At Phulkari: Folk Art of the Punjab (No. 3)

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Seller ID: 029055

Condition: New


Printed pages: 16 pages folded colour pages. View more info

Badla, Kamdani or Mukesh: A Metal Work Embroidery Technique

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040166

ISBN: 81-86980-19-9

Condition: New


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Looking at Phoolkari: Folk Art of the Punjab (No. 3)

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040168

ISBN: 81-86980-29-6

Condition: New


16 folded colour pages. View more info

Applique from South-west, East and South-east India (No. 4)

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040169

ISBN: 81-86980-31-8

Condition: New


12 folded colour pages. View more info

Some Interesting Details such as buttons, pockets, ties and Shells in the Collection (No. 5)

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040170

Condition: New


32 folded colour pages. View more info

Set of Monograph Folders No. 1 to 6 with the Migration of Stitches and the Practiice of Stitches as Movement

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040172

Condition: New


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Textiles of Vallabha Sampradaya

By: Calico Museum of Textiles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040174

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 14 with 8 colour plates. View more info

Fabrics: The Decorative Art of Textiles

By: Caroline Lebeau; Text By Patricia Corbett

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010967

ISBN: 0500016313

Condition: Fine


Printed Pages: 218 with numerous colour illustrations. Slightly rubbed dust-jacket. View more info

Textiles: A World Tour. Discovering Traditional Fabrics and Patterns

By: Catherine Legrand

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027226

ISBN: 0500514399

Condition: New


Pieced together much like the fine garments it portrays, this colourful volume guides the reader on an international textile tour, presenting in over 700 glorious photographs a raft of remarkable clothing, people and fabric from all over the world. Taking the reader from Vietnam to Benin, from Central America to Eastern Europe, the book is brimful of stunning costumes, sumptuous fabrics and breathtaking detail. Both an ethnographic textile map and a fabric-inspired travelogue, it explores and reveals many secrets about international textile crafts, including weaving, dyeing and appliqué. A... View more info

Flowers Underfoot: Indian Carpets of the Mughal Era

By: Daniel Walker

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005557

ISBN: 0500018405

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 197 with 145 illustrations, 108 in colour. View more info

From the Land of the Thunder Dragon: Textile Arts of Bhutan

By: Diana K. Myers and Susan S. Bean (eds)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, USA, Serindia Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023522

ISBN: 1932476423

Condition: New


Bhutanese textiles are among the last of the major arts of Asia to gain recognition in the West, and this is the first book to present this outstanding art form in its cultural and historical context. Bhutan's textiles, especially the intricate brocades and complex supplementary-warp patterns, are unmatched anywhere in the world. This art, with a steadily growing and devoted following in the West and Japan, has become Bhutan's most powerful emblem abroad. This volume, first published in 1994 (now reprinted in 2008) in conjunction with a special exhibition organized by the Peabody Essex Museum... View more info

Advances in Plant Biopesticides

By: Dwijendra Singh (ed.)

Price: $74.95

Publisher: Springer: 2018

Seller ID: 041123

ISBN: 8132237862

Condition: New


The ‘Advances in Plant Biopesticides’ comprises 19 chapters on different important issues of developing biopesticides from promising botanicals and its phytomolecules based on the research reviews in the area concern. The book is written by reputed scientists and professors of both developed and developing countries namely Australia, Canada, Czech Republic, Egypt, Greece, India, Kenya, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, and USA represented by almost 53 contributors. The book is organized and presented in such a form that the readers can acquire and enhance their knowledge in plant biopestic... View more info

Textiles and Dress of Gujarat

By: Eiluned Edwards

Price: $61.95

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036557

ISBN: 8189995529

Condition: New


The textiles and dress of Gujarat in northwestern India are acclaimed for their design and craftsmanship. The sophisticated weaves, dyeing techniques, intricate embroideries, vibrant motifs and embellished dress, and the communities to which many of these are unique, have been all been the subjects of this extensive documentation. Textiles and dress play a central role in the construction of a visual identity of Gujarat and its people. This book examines the "social life" of Gujarat’s textiles, tracing the historical journey of cloth and dress up to the present day. It looks closely... View more info

The Kashmir Shawl and Its Indo-French Influence

By: Frank Ames

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Timeless Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018072

ISBN: 1-85149-226-6

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 375 with numerous colour and b/w photographs. View more info

Encyclopedia of Textile Finishing, 3 Vols.

By: H.K. Rouette

Price: $560.00

Publisher: Springer: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028273

ISBN: 3540650318

Condition: New


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Textiles: The Soul of India

By: Hiroko Iwatate

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, Jyuryudo Art-Publishing Co., Ltd.: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023548

ISBN: 4763007270

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 207 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Furnishing Fabrics: An International Sourcebook

By: Jack Lenor Larsen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018225

ISBN: 0500973784

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 240 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. Slightly rubbed dust jacket. Price clipped. View more info

Ancient Indian Textile Designs: Part One

By: Jai Shankar Mishra

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Varanasi, India, Prithivi Prakashan: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018274

Condition: New


Small holes on the boards. View more info

Pashmina: The Kashmir Shawl and Beyond (Vol. 60, Nos. 3 and 4)

By: Janet Rizvi with Monisha Ahmed

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Mumbai, India, Marg Publications: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027189

ISBN: 8185026904

Condition: New


The classic Kashmir shawl is among the most exquisite textiles ever woven, the product of consummate skill and artistry applied to one of the world's most delicate fibres. This authoritative study introduces the Kashmir shawl as a cultural artefact with a known history spanning four centuries. Lavishly illustrated and accessibly written, this book has much to offer textile scholars, and those interested in the history of Kashmir. CONTENTS Preface and Acknowledgements Maps Introduction "A Felicitous Conjunction" Part 1 THE FIBRE Chapter 1 Pashm and Other Animal Fibres Toosh a... View more info

Woven Magic: Affinity Between Indian and Indonesian Textiles

By: Jasleen Dhamija

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Jakarta, Indonesia, Dian Rakyat: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038721

ISBN: 979-523-567-2

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 106. View more info

Sacred Textiles of India

By: Jasleen Dhamija (ed.)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Mumbai, India, Marg Publications: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037865

ISBN: 9789383243013

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 160. View more info

Woven textiles of Varanasi

By: Jaya Jaitly

Price: $18.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106608

ISBN: 9789383098378

Condition: New


One of the strongest and best known traditions of weaving in India is situated in Varanasi. It has had a tumultuous history of ups and downs but has steadfastly refused to be obliterated. Many cities have risen and fallen, but Varanasi clings to its title as the oldest living city in the world. The River Ganga flows by, offering a sense of sacredness, continuity and eternal salvation for those whose last rites are performed on its banks. Hundreds of thousands of visitors touch upon Varanasi as a place of pilgrimage, to connect with history or to get under the skin of India’s spirituality. Ag... View more info

Crafting Indian Scripts

By: Jaya Jaitly and Subrata Bhowmick

Price: $74.25

Publisher: Dastkari Haat Samiti: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037393

ISBN: 9789350875445

Condition: Brand New


Printed Pages: 240 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

The Handloom Industry in Madurai City

By: John D.K. Sundar Singh

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Madurai, India, MAdurai Kamaraj University: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026269

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 190. Chipped cover. View more info

World Textiles: A Visual Guide to Traditional Techniques

By: John Gillow and Bryan Sentance

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Boston, USA, Little, Brown and Company: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017679

ISBN: 0821226215

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 240 with 778 illustrations, 551 in colour. View more info

Journal of Indian Textile History, 7 Vols.

By: John Irwin (ed.) With a Monograph on Printing on Cotton at Ahmedabad in 1678 By Paul R. Schwartz

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Calico Museum of Textiles/Sarabhai Foundation:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032449

Condition: New


Set of 7 vols. View more info