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New Books in the Library: September 2011

20th Century Fashion

A Concise History of Costume

Adire: Indigo-dyed Cloth of Yoruba

The Age of Sultan Suleyman The Magnificent

Alex Flemming, Flying Carpets

Allyson Mitchell: Ladies Sasquatch

Altamerikanische Kunst Mexico-Peru

American Tapestries

America’s Glorious Quilts

Ancient Peruvian Mantles 300 B.C. – A.D. 200

Antique Ottoman Rugs in Transylvania

The Arts of Hausa

Beauty by Design: The Aesthetics of African Adornment

The Blue Jean Book

Boston Museum Bulletin: The Boston Carpet

Celebrating an Art Icon at 55 (Catalogue)

Clothing in English Canada 1867 to 1907

Cochineal Red: The Art History of a Color

Coptic Textile Designs


Der Orient-Teppich in Geschichte Kunstgewerbe und Handel

The Development of Costume

Dragons and Silk From the Forbidden City

Embroidered Quilts From the Museu Nacional de Arte Antigua Lisboa

The Embroidery of Mexico and Guatemala

Europaische Seidengewebe

The Extraordinary in the Ordinary (2nd copy)

Fashion: A History From the 18th to the 20th Century

Fest der Farben: Trachten und Textilien aus dem Hochland von Guatemala (Costume and Textiles of the Highlands of Guatemala)

Folk Indigo Print in China (Pattern)

Iktagewebe aus Nord-und Sudeuropa

Illustrated Dictionary of Fabrics

Irving Penn Regards the Work of Issey Miyake

Jamelie Hassan: Material Knowledge: A Moral Art of Crisis

Jane Lacky, Portfolio Collection

Kai Chan: A Spider’s Logic

Lace: The Elegant Web

Loop-Manipulation Braiding

Madeleine Vionnet

The Manual of Braiding


National Geographic Fashion

The Narrative Cloth (Catalogue of Studio Subtela)

Nike: Celebrating an Art Icon at 55

Nina Katchadourian: Talking Popcorn, Paranormal Postcards and Indecision on the Moon

Ningxia Rugs

North Carolina Quilts

One (More) – Textiles, Prints and Reflections

Pojagi and Beyond

Quilting, Patchwork, Applique and Trapunto

Radical Fashion

Raoul Dufy, la Période Lyonnaise 1911-1928

Rare Oriental Carpets, Textiles and Reference Books (Catalogue)

Rugs as an Investment

The Saltillo Serape

The Scarf

Seneca Splint Basketry

Simboli na Tkanimama Zapadne Afke – Symbols on West African Textiles

Studio Subtela: The Narrative Cloth

Suntory Bujutsukan; Special Exhibition on Chichimi Linen Fabric

Suntory Bujutsukan; Special Exhibition on Dyed Fabric of Okinawa

Tazeen Qayyum

Tigersprung, Fashion in Modernity

Tsujigahana: The Flower of Japanese Textile Art

The Ultimate A to Z Companion to 1001 Needlecraft Terms

Weaving Out Loud: Sandra Brownlee

Woven Images: Bolivian Weaving From the 19th and 20th centuries



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