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Exquisite fabrics : traditional weaving and embroidery patterns in China = Jin xiu wen zhang

Author: Chunming Gao
Publisher: New York, NY : Better Link Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book collects more than six hundred of traditional Chinese weaving and embroidery pattern which includes dragon and boa patterns, phoenix patterns, bird patterns, auspicious animal patterns, floral patterns, figure patterns, religious patterns, geometric patterns and allegorical patterns etc. Known as "zhiwen" or "wen" in ancient China, the traditional Chinese weaving and embroidery pattern was highly esteemed  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chunming Gao
ISBN: 9781602200012 1602200017
OCLC Number: 503075427
Description: 650 pages : color illustrations ; 36 cm
Contents: Contents: Volume I: Monographs 1.The Development of Weaving and Embroidery Technology 2.The Formal Elements of Traditional Patterns 3.Weaving and Embroidery Patterns through the Ages Volume II: Album of Patterns Dragon and Python Pattern Phoenix Patterns Rare Bird Patterns Auspicious Animal Patterns Flower Patterns Insect and Fish Patterns Figure Patterns Religious Patterns Geometric Patterns Allegorical Patterns
Other Titles: Jin Xiu wen zhang
Responsibility: by Gao Chunming with a foreword by John Vollmer.

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A compilation of over one thousand Chinese traditional designs found in weaving and embroidery. It presents a wide and comprehensive range of classical design motifs that include: dragons, phoenix,  Read more...

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