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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: None


Price:
$250.00

Jiang, Bizhen
Miao Costumes of Southeast Guizhou
Taipei: Textile and Clothing Graduate Institute, Fu Jen Catholic University, 2000

Quarto. 436 pp; illustrated throughout with full-page color plates and color images in the text. Text in Chinese. Printed silk over boards with illustrated endpapers and gilt titles. Near FIne. An iIllustrated research directory. Scarce copy of this landmark work by the Graduate Institute.
Inventory number #009370



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Fine


Price:
$45.00

Kitamura, Tetsuro
THE KAMEI COLLECTION: 19TH CENTURY EUROPEAN TEXTILES Volume 1: Dyeing, Weaving and Wallpaper
Tokyo: Bijutsu Shuppan-Sha, 1988

Quarto. Unpaginated. 325 plates, some full-page, rest smaller. Paperback with jacket. Fine/Fine. This book illustrates textiles and other specimens selected from over 16,000 pieces collected by Count Koreaki Kamei (1861-1896) while he was studying aesthetics and art history in Germany from 1886 to 1891.
Inventory number #009334



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$34.00

Schoeser, Mary
SANDERSON: The Essence of English Decoration
NY: Thames & Hudson, 2010

First edition. Quarto. 200 pp, with over 200 color illustrations. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Fine, a new copy. For 150 years Sanderson has been at the vanguard of significant movements in European decorative arts, from Arts and Crafts and Art Deco to 1980's country-house style to the vibrant interiors of the twenty-first century. The book features over 200 patterns specially selected from the Sanderson archives and reproduced in color.
Inventory number #009268



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Baker, Muriel L. [Signed]
A HANDBOOK OF AMERICAN CREWEL EMBROIDERY
Rutland, VT: Tuttle, 1966

Second printing. Octavo. 67 pp; Color frontispiece, b/w photographs & illustrations throughout. Cloth with dustjacket. VG in VG- unclipped dustjacket. Short tear at top edge of front panel. Inscribed by the author on front flyleaf.
Inventory number #009217



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$40.00


AMERICAN FABRICS Number Ten, 2nd Quarter, 1949
NY: Reporter Publications, 1949

Folio. 124 pp; color & illustrations; fabric samples tipped in; advertisers index. Paperback. VG. may be missing a swatch or two. Included articles: portfolio of authentic district checks, portfolio of fabric fashions, loom hand-weaving part III
Inventory number #008778



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$40.00


AMERICAN FABRICS Number Eight, 4th Quarter 1948
NY: Reporter Publications, 1948

Folio. 155 pp; color & b/w illustrations; fabric samples tipped in; advertisers index. Paperback. VG Trade periodical. Articles in this issue include: the MMA collection of textiles, using apparel woolens in interior design, chinchilla, Christopher Marlowe, moths, block-printed cottons of Jouy, hand-weaving part I of III.
Inventory number #008776



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Very Good+


Price:
$60.00

Murphy, Veronica & Rosemary Crill
TIE-DYED TEXTILES OF INDIA: Tradition and Trade
Ahmedabad: Mapin Publishing, 1991

First edition. Quarto. 206 pp; approx 174 color & 14 b/w illustrations; map; appendices; glossary; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, short tear at top of jacket spine. This book illustrates 140 key pieces in the collection of Victoria & Albert Museum's Indian Dept. Rosemary Crill discusses the indigenous tradition of tie-dying; Veronica Murphy discusses her pioneering study of the Bengal export trade in tie-dyed handkerchiefs, and their Indian and European imitations.
Inventory number #007215



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$29.95

Cliff, Stafford
ENGLISH STYLE AND DECORATION: A Sourcebook of Original Designs
NY: Thames & Hudson, 2008

Quarto. 248 pp, illustrated with over 600 designs, patterns, and settings in color & b/w; bibliography; index. Patterned boards with dustjacket. Fine/Fine. This beautifully illustrated book presents original designs developed in England for almost 3 centuries, beginning in 1700. Included are original sketches and printed patterns for furniture, textiles, flooring, wallpaper, glass, ceramics and household utensils, from doorknobs to tableware to light fittings.
Inventory number #006907



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$45.00

Schoeser, Mary & Celia Rufey
ENGLISH AND AMERICAN TEXTILES from 1790 to the Present
New York: Thames and Hudson, 1989

Quarto. 256 pp; profusely illustrated in color and b/w; bibliography; appendix; index. Cloth with dj. VG/VG, closed tear on front panel (not visible). Textiles for draperies, upholstery, floor coverings and other applications in homes ranging from palatial to spare. The authors chart the changing tastes and technical innovations of succeeding decades from 1790 to the present day.
Inventory number #005951



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$25.00

Fairclough, Oliver & Emmeline Leary
TEXTILES BY WILLIAM MORRIS and Morris & Co., 1861-1940
London: Thames and Hudson, 1981

Octavo. 117 pp; 24 color & 64 b/w illustrations. Paperback. VG
Inventory number #005384



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Fine


Price:
$25.00

Jones, Anita
PATTERNS IN A REVOLUTION: French Printed Textiles, 1759-1821
Cincinnati, OH: Taft Museum, 1990

First edition. Quarto. 39 pp; 20 b/w illustrations; bibliography; checklist of the exhibition. Paperback. A fine, unmarked copy. This catalog presents the printed textiles manufactured by the Oberkampf firm at Jouy-en-Josas on the outskirts of Paris. The selected patterns chronicle and illuminate changing tastes in the period from 1760 until 1818.
Inventory number #005170



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Safford, Carleton L. & Robert Charles Bishop
AMERICA'S QUILTS AND COVERLETS
NY: Dutton, 1972

First edition. Quarto. 313 pp; color & b/w photos and illustrations throughout; bibliography; index. Cloth with unclipped dustjacket. Near Fine in VG jacket. Although patchwork and applique quilts dominate this work, the authors left plenty of space for other examples of bedcoverings created by past generations of American women, including bed rugs, linsey-woolsey coverlets, whole-cloth spreads, crewel-work spreads, white work or trapunto, overshot coverlets, double weave coverlets, summer and winter coverlets, Jacquard coverlets, candlewick spreads, stencil spreads, crazy quilts, and also some modern examples of patchwork and applique.
Inventory number #004947



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$60.00

Witt-Doerring, Christian
JOSEF HOFFMANN INTERIORS 1902-1913
NY: Prestel, 2006

First edition. Quarto. 224 pp; illustrated throughout mostly in b/w. Hardcover with dustjacket. Published in conjunction with the Josef Hoffmann exhibition at the Neue Gallerie in NYC from November 2, 2006 to February 26, 2007. Illustrated with color photographs of Hoffmann’s masterpieces -on their own and as parts of interiors- this monograph focuses on significant aspects of Hoffmann’s career: his early years as a member of the Secessionist Movement and founder of the Vienna Workshops, his role in the intellectual rebellion that took place in Austria; and his progression toward a Modernist ethic. It takes readers through four dazzling interiors designed by Hoffmann and furnished with his signature pieces, including furniture, wall and floor coverings, textiles, lighting, ceramics, glassware and metalwork.
Inventory number #004543



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good+
Jacket: None


Price:
$75.00

Clouzot, Henri & Frances Morris
PAINTED AND PRINTED FABRICS The History of the Manufactory at Jouy and Other Ateliers in France 1760-1815
NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1927

Edition of 2000 copies. Quarto. xvii, 108 pp; color frontispiece; 92 monochrome plates; brief bibliography; index. Printed cloth. VG, covers are clean and bright. Textiles illustrated were part of the Retrospective Exhibition of Painted and Printed Fabrics at MMA in summer 1927; most are from the Museum's collection. Chapter "Notes on the History of Cotton Printing Especially in England and America" by Frances Morris.
Inventory number #004529



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$10.00

Geddes, Elisabeth & Moyra McNeill
BLACKWORK EMBROIDERY
NY: Dover, 1976

Quarto. 112 pp; numerous b/w illustrations. Paperback. VG. Blackwork embroidery was very popular in Tudor times, and enjoyed a revival in the 1960's. A form of counted-thread work, blackwork emphasizes shading contrasts that are possible working with a single color of thread.
Inventory number #003600



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Christie's
THE CONTENTS OF BENJAMIN GINSBURG, Antiquary Including the Property of Cora Ginsburg
NY: Christie's, 1983

Quarto. 254 pp with 781 lots illustrated in b/w & color. Cloth with dj. VG/VG. Auction held October 14 & 15, 1983. An important sale of fine American and English furniture, English and Continental ceramics, Chinese export porcelain, textiles and related decorative arts.
Inventory number #003023



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Good+
Jacket: None


Price:
$150.00

Bayard, Emile
L'ART APPLIQUE FRANCAIS D'AUJOURD'HUI: Meuble, Ferronnerie, Ceramique, Verrerie, Tissus, Etc.
Paris: Ernest Grund, 1926

Quarto. 317 pp; illustrated throughout with b/w photos; index of designers. Text in French. Tan cloth with green-stamped lettering, top edge gilt. Backstrip worn, 3 1/2" split at bottom but holding.
Inventory number #002728



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Swan, Susan Burrows
PLAIN & FANCY American Women and Their Needlework, 1700-1850
NY: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1977

First printing. Octavo. 240 pp; profusely illustrated with 42 color & 123 b/w photographs from the collection of the Winterthur Museum. Publisher's red cloth with black-lettered cover & spine in dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a crisp, tight, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket with minor edgewear. Review slip laid in.
Inventory number #002171



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00

Richter, Anne
ARTS AND CRAFTS OF INDONESIA
San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1994

First edition. Square octavo. 160 pp; profusely illustrated in color & b/w; map; glossary; bibliography. Paperback with flaps. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy. This book features the diversity of Indonesian decorative arts - textiles and beading, wood and horn carvings, pottery ranging from simple cooking pots to elaborate terracotta modeling, jewelry and metalwork, masks and puppets, and baskets.
Inventory number #000717



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Haldane, Jack & James Hawkins
AMERICAN APPROACH TO ANTIQUE CARPETS Vol. 2
NY: Stark Carpet, 1993

Quarto. 314 pp; 126 full-page color plates of carpets plus several color photos of interiors of houses in the Britain and the U.S. Black cloth with gilt lettering on cover and spine. VG/VG, jacket lightly rubbed. The book presents the 1993 Y & B Bolour Collection of primarily 19th and early 20th century carpets. Vol. 2 shows color plates of 6 Savonnerie, 38 Aubusson, 6 Axminster, 10 Arts & Crafts, 4 Bessarabian, 17 Indian, and 27 Persian carpets. Also color plates of 11 needlework and 7 tapestry -- mid & late 19th C.
Inventory number #000506