BOOK Antique Chinese Buddhist Silk Textiles embroidery weaving China sutra kesa
Soieries Bouddhiques Chinoise XIVe-XVIIIe siecle. Chinese Buddhist Silks 14th-18th Century. Krishna Riboud / Jean-Paul Desroches / Myrna Myers & Jacqueline Simcox. Paris, France – 1996. Very Good Condition – light wear, rubbing and small tears to folder edges; bump to corner; otherwise very good. Softcover – 11.75″ x 16.5″; 24 pages of text + 28 plates (some fold-out into two pages) + 2 more pages of bibliography/notes (complete set). Oversize portfolio of illustrated plates featuring historic examples of Chinese Buddhist silk textiles with magnifications of weave structure and detailed historic and technical analysis. I have checked all the plates and this appears to be a complete set with no plates/pages missing. A fine work for anyone interested in Asian textile history and culture. The item “BOOK Antique Chinese Buddhist Silk Textiles embroidery weaving China sutra kesa” is in sale since Monday, April 22, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Robes & Textiles”. The seller is “slavart” and is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.