The flowering desert. Textiles from Sindh. (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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The flowering desert. Textiles from Sindh.

Author: Nasreen Askari; Hasan Askari
Publisher: London : Paul Holberton Publishing 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A lavishly illustrated volume of Pakistani textiles of extraordinary colour and vibrancy from one of the most arid areas on Earth. 'The Flowering Desert: Textiles from Sindh' focuses on a private collection of textiles from Sindh, Pakistan, which, according to some scholars, was the crucible in which the textile traditions of Gujarat and Rajasthan were forged. Sindhi textiles are unique inasmuch as they reflect a  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nasreen Askari; Hasan Askari
ISBN: 9781911300717 1911300717
OCLC Number: 1105604233
Description: 160 pages
Responsibility: Nasreen Askari; Hasan Askari.

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A lavishly illustrated volume of Pakistani textiles of extraordinary colour and vibrancy from one of the most arid areas on Earth.  Read more...

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This important book and exquisite illustrations will become a vital reference for collectors, textile historians, and those interested in the textile arts wishing to research Sindhi textiles, Read more...

 
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