Quilts of India
Timeless TextilesBook - 2014
Quilts of India: Timeless Textiles is the first extensive survey of Indian quilts compiled in India or abroad, identifying and exploring the historic and contemporary context of quiltmaking. Over 500 photographs, captured in rural villages, museums and urban settings, present the richness of this pervasive textile tradition. From the simplest utility quilt to the most elaborate Indo-Portuguese coverlet, the book details the diverse designs, varied techniques and multiple uses of the 25 unique quilting genres.
Publisher: New Delhi : Niyogi Books 2014.
Branch Call Number: 746.4609 FINN
Characteristics: 386 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 32 cm