The Development of Italian Textile Design from the 12th to the 18th Century

By: Santangelo, Antonino

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Terracotta colour cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, covers have light sunning around very edges. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Poor to fair, sunning to spine with small chips and tears around edges. Now protected by clear removable cellophane. 240pp. 132 illustrations, including 100 in colour and many in gold and silver. As well as being an account of Italian textiles spanning seven centuries, the author relates the fabrics to the purpose for which they were undertaken, and their design to the social, religious and political forces that moulded the artists and their patrons. Inspirational designs. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Title: The Development of Italian Textile Design from the 12th to the 18th Century

Author Name: Santangelo, Antonino

Categories: Costume and Textiles,

Publisher: London, A.Zwemmer Ltd.: 1964

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Poor

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 002626