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2 edition of primer of facts about Oriental rugs. found in the catalog.

primer of facts about Oriental rugs.

Moddie Jeffries Williams

primer of facts about Oriental rugs.

by Moddie Jeffries Williams

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Published by Carlton Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rugs, Oriental.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 140.

    SeriesA Hearthstone book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK2808 .W5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p.
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5530661M
    LC Control Number67005866

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Facts about Oriental Rugs Paperback – Ma by Charles W. Jacobsen (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 7 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 3/5(1). The section on China is excellent - better then his book on Chinese and Exotic Rugs.

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An oriental rug is a heavy textile made for a wide variety of utilitarian and symbolic purposes and produced in “Oriental countries” for home use, local sale, and export. Oriental carpets can be pile woven or flat woven without pile, using various materials such as silk, wool, and cotton. Examples range in size from pillow to large, room-sized carpets, and include carrier bags, floor.

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The term “Oriental rug” is a generic term that applies to any carpet woven by hand across the Eastern world. It includes both new production created in a wide area stretching from Romania to China, and antique rugs, the finest of which were created as one-of-a-kind art works in the traditional weaving regions of Persia, the Caucasus, Turkey and Central Asia.

Handmade Oriental rugs come in all shapes and sizes, but they also vary in quality of craftsmanship and materials to a great degree. Knowing this, it’s important for those interested in purchasing a Persian, Oriental or Turkish rug to have a fundamental understanding of what to look for before spending hundreds or even thousands of dollars on an investment.

Oriental Rugs, First Edition. Oriental rug primer: Buying and understanding new oriental rugs. Jerrehian, Aram. Published by Facts on File Inc () Book of Oriental Carpets and Rugs. Bennett, Ian. Published by Littlehampton Book Services Ltd (). General Oriental Rugs. Japanese Textiles.

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For the most part, high pile on new Oriental rugs is a modern adaptation to help modern rugs compete in today's marketplace with machine-made Oriental rugs and machine-made broadloom (wall-to-wall carpeting). In many cases, low-quality Oriental rugs are sold in the same stores as wall-to-wall carpeting.

Do you use single-ply or double-ply wool. About this Item: Oct/NovMeredith, NH, Magazine. Condition: Very Good.

x 11 Paperback in Very Good condition; Lead Article: Bird Rugs of South Persia, by James Opie Zoological iconography on tribal rugs Three from Turkestan, by George O'Bannon and Paul Mushak An S-Group Torba, by George O'Bannon An Embroidered Asmalyk, by George O'Bannon Another S-Group Torba, by Paul.

The practical book of oriental rugs. (Philadelphia, cott, ), by George Griffin Lewis (page images at HathiTrust) Altorientalische Teppische, (Leipzig, T. Weigel nachfolger, ), by Alois Riegl (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Facts about oriental rugs, ([Rochester, N.Y.

ORIENTAL RUGS CHAPTER I INTRODUCTION. T is not altogether surprising that in a most materialistic age many of a race distinguished more for its utilitarian than artistic accomplishments should fail to see in Oriental carpets high artistic expression; yet during the last twenty years choice specimens have been sold for sums which not only are very large, but show a tendency to increase with.

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When you think of Oriental rugs, you don’t often think of paintings by some of the greatest artists throughout heless, handmade rugs have a story that is filled with its influence on artists of all types and countless other handmade arts.

Hand-knotted rugs, be it contemporary design or more traditional type, are the only true Oriental rugs. Industry standards insist that for a product to be labeled as hand-knotted it must actually be knotted by hand.

Many other rugs are labeled and advertised as hand-made or hand-tufted, including hooked and needlepoint rugs. Oriental rug primer: Buying and understanding new oriental rugs can be the light food in your case because the information inside this book is easy to get by anyone.

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Tuttle Co., (My copy is of the 15th printing ). I use this book extensively when I. Rug Origins. Back to Rug Guides. Iran is a hugely diverse country, it's climate can range from sub-zero in one area to lush valleys and mountains to arid dessert heat.

Add in Oriental weaving countries and the number of cities, towns and villages where rugs are knotted is enormous. The color treasury of oriental rugs. S. A. Milhofer.

Crowell, - Design - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. The Magic World of the Oriental Rug.

1: .Characteristics of Oriental Rugs. Oriental rugs add a touch of exotic eastern flair to any setting. With their deep rich colors, distinctive patterns and intricate handwork, a finished rug is impressive.

It’s hard to resist wanting to buy one or more than one for your home. However, there are several misconceptions surrounding oriental rugs.Delight in this collection of 25 miniature Oriental rug designs, carefully adapted to 1/12 scale.

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