There’s a lot to learn about Oriental rugs. Oriental Rug Repair has some pointers to get you started - The Chicago Tribune.
Only 1 left in stock (more on the way). There’s a lot to learn about Oriental rugs. Peter F. Stone is an expert on oriental carpets and the author of several books. He lives in Michigan.
Stone (Oriental Rug Repair, 1981. attempts to define the linguistically confusing terminology of oriental carpets and rugs
Stone (Oriental Rug Repair, 1981. attempts to define the linguistically confusing terminology of oriental carpets and rugs. In alphabetically arranged entries that are usually brief, with many cross references, he covers rug characteristics, techniques, design motifs, structures, and materials, as well as persons and places. Both books are helpful guides, with Sakhai's reverential text eliciting the exoticism and Stone's lexicon the facts. Together they make an excellent "starter kit" on the topic for large or small academic and public libraries. Indispensable for consumers, dealers, or museums. Therese Duzinkiewicz Baker, Western Kentucky Univ.
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Oriental Rug Repair' is a comprehensive guide, covering all the essential techniques, materials and tools for reknotting, reconstruction and preservation.
The demand for oriental rugs has increased dramatically. Additional Product Features. Place of Publication. Handicrafts, Arts & Crafts. This book covers the essential techniques, materials and tools for reknotting, reconstruction and preservation. Thames & Hudson LTD. ISBN-10. Stone is one of the world's foremost scholars regarding oriental rugs, central Asian art, rug art, tribal rugs, and rug repair. He has authored many books on the subject including the acclaimed Oriental Rug Repair.
This concise oriental rug reference book is a must-have for scholars and anyone serious about collecting rugs. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.
A definitive, step-by-step guide to the reknotting, reconstruction, care, and preservation of oriental rugsThe demand for oriental rugs has increased dramatically in recent years. Many owners now put more value on their rugs as works of art than as floor coverings, and current prices reflect their status. As a result, rugs that may once have remained stored in attics or been destined for the junkyard are being revived, repaired, and restored. Rug repair services are more popular than ever, but many repairs are not as difficult as you may think. Anyone who can learn needlecraft can acquire the necessary skills. This comprehensive guide covers all the essential techniques, materials, and tools required to repair oriental rugs. The accessible text is accompanied by clear step-by-step diagrams and illustrations that teach you how to: assess damaged areasunderstand rug structureselect yarnreknotreconstruct warp and weftuse patchesrepair selvage and edgesrepair ends and flatweaveswash rugs, remove stains, and carry out general maintenanceOriental Rug Repair is a must-have reference for beginners and a useful sourcebook for dealers and collectors. 40 color and 370 b/w illustrations