Tribal

Tribal Rugs

Regarded as the most authoritative work on tribal rugs, this book while showing readers superb examples of tribal rugs, paints a fascinating picture of tribal life and the way in which they weave rugs. Housego also describes the rich elements in the design as well as giving technical notes on the weaving.

The Tribal Eye

Describes the origins, designs and techniques associated with the flat-woven carpets of Anatolian Turkey.

Tribal and Village Rugs: The Definitive Guide to Design, Pattern & Motif

Drawing on the rich weaving traditions of the Near East and Central Asia, the clearly presented text is divided into six major regional and tribal groupings, covering Anatolian, Baluchi, Caucasian, Kurdish, Persian and Turkmen motifs. These are further subdivided into more precise attributions and motif types, examining the derivations and uses of medallions, field repeats …

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