Published by Lark Books, Asheville NC, 1995
Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 240 pp. Red cloth, gilt titles. Clean, fresh, and unmarked. Previous owner's name on ffep. A comprehensive overview of contemporary fiber art and textile design. Thoroughly illustrated.
Seller Inventory # TX02801
Published by Lark Books, Asheville NC, 1983
Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 191 pp. Pictorial cover. Competitive survey of contemporary fiber art works in various categories. Good documentation of the state of the art and trends. Part of a continuing series, a new volume is added about every three years.
Seller Inventory # TX02001
Published by J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd, London, 1950
Cloth. Condition: VG+. No Jacket. Red cloth. A sound copy. No. 785 of Everyman's Library Series.
Seller Inventory # AR02501
Published by Musées royaux d'art et d'histoire, Brussels, 1976
Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. Exhibition Catalog. Catalog of an exhibition of pre-Rennaisance tapestries. Illustrated. Has been fitted with a mylar cover, which has unfortunately left a few tape stains on the inside front and back covers (not affecting text).
Seller Inventory # TP04401
Published by Xenos Books, Grand Terrace CA, 2004
Soft cover. Condition: Fine. An interesting collection of prose and poetry inspired by the Apocalypse Tapestry, now at Angers. Unusual.
Seller Inventory # FI02901
Published by Cassell, London, 1885
Decorative Cloth. Condition: G+. Dust Jacket Condition: None, as Issued. Gold stamping on blue cloth with red and black decoration, teg. Text in English, translated from the second French edition. Very light foxing, front hinge starting, some minor wear, but a useful copy. Has library pastedown inside front cover, small rubber stamp on title page, but no other markings, pockets, or other library paraphernalia.
Seller Inventory # TP04101
Published by Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 1992
Soft cover. Condition: Fine. (xii)+330 pp. Owner's name on ffep, o/w As New.
Seller Inventory # TP02301
Published by David & Charles, London, 1980
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: VG-. A good general study. Owner's name on ffep.
Seller Inventory # TP03101
Published by West Bend Art Museum, West Bend WI, 1994
Stapled in Folio. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. 14 pp. Illustrated outer folder contains title article, list of entries with B&W illustrations, exhibition postcard. Complete packet as available to attendees. Color illustration on front cover, "LOVE ME" and back cover "MOCHA JAVA". An unusual item.
Seller Inventory # TX07201
Published by Handweavers Guild of America, 2000
Soft cover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: None, as Issued. Exhibition Catalog. Catalog of small-format tapestry exhibition, 2000, shown at two venues: Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights KY, and the Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus OH. Fully illustrated in color. Forward [sic] by Kathe Todd-Hooker. Works by artists from 9 countries. Seldom seen. Previous owner's name on ffep.
Seller Inventory # TP03702
Published by National Museums of Scotland, 2009
Soft cover. Condition: New. viii + 134 pp. Thorough and enlightening treatment of the preservation of historic tapestries. Much technical data on fibres, and dyes used. Well illustrated, many in color.
Seller Inventory # TP06201
Published by South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend IN, 2000
Soft cover. Condition: Fine. Catalog of two shows at the South Bend Regional Museum of Art; The Practiced Hand / Surface Design & Textiles, October-November 1999, and The Practiced Hand / Constructions & Sculptural Fiber, December 1999 to January 2000. Both catalogs bound as one book. Well illustrated in color, these shows present a wide variety of fiber art, from basketry to quilting to tapestry. An unusual catalog, seldom seen. Owner's name on inside cover, o/w as new.
Seller Inventory # TX13701
Published by Edita S. A., Lausanne Switzerland, 1965
Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Dj has small faults, and is covered by a mylar jacket. 280 pp. Contains four essays: Gothic Tapestries, by Pierre Verlet; Classical Tapestry, by Michel Florisoone; Contemporary Tapestry, by Adolf Hoffmeister; and The Weaver's Art, by Francois Tabard. Profusely illustrated in color and b/w. A large, heavy book; will require additional postage. This is NOT the common Book Club edition.
Seller Inventory # TP03001
Published by Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, 1996
Soft cover. Condition: As New. First Edition. 88 pp. Pictorial wraps. Well illustrated, most in full color. Includes many tapestries seldom seen and not in other reference books. Checklist of tapestries in the Detroit Institute of Arts; bibliography.
Seller Inventory # TP06501
Published by Chas. Branford, Newton MA, 1962
Hardcover. Condition: VG+. Dust Jacket Condition: VG+. First American Edition. 214 pp. Blue cloth hardcover, in brodarted dj. Some minor shelfwear but a clean bright copy. Authoritative work on the French tapestry industry, particularly the Royal Manufactories: Gobelins, Beauvais and Aubusson. 4 color plates, 64 monochrome, but much reliable text.
Seller Inventory # TP01501
Published by Abegg-Stiftung Bern, Bern, Switzerland, 1977
Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. 80 pp. Ex-Frick Art Reference Library, properly de-accessioned. In grey board cover. Library stamp on title page, with withdrawal stamp. No other markings; no evidence of circulation. Book is otherwise in FINE condition, quite fresh and clean. One full color plate, other illustrations b/w. Text in German.
Seller Inventory # TP07401
Published by Tapestry Weavers South, Atlanta GA, 1998
Soft cover. Condition: As New. Exhibition Catalog. Thoroughly illustrated catalog of small-format tapestry show held in Atlanta GA in 1998. 125 tapestries by 109 artists from13 countries. Foreword by Kathe Todd-Hooker. Not often available.
Seller Inventory # TP03401
Published by Expressions of Culture Inc, Chicago, 2001
Soft cover. Condition: New. First Edition. 379 pp. Detailed catalog of one of the most important craft shows in the US. Profusely illustrated in full color. Eleven essays of various aspects of crafts (jewelry, furniture, tapestry, textiles, etc.). This copy is NEW and has no defects.
Seller Inventory # AR04501
Published by American Tapestry Alliance, San Jose CA, 1998
Soft cover. Condition: VG+. Exhibition Catalog. ATB II was probably the best and certainly the most controversial exhibition in this continuing series. Shown at Fernbank Museum of Natural History, Atlanta GA. Juried by Sharon Marcus. An important catalog of contemporary tapestry. Bumped bottom corner, causing small tear (1/2") in cover only at base of spine, o/w As New.
Seller Inventory # TP04002
Published by C. Huitfeldt Forlag, Oslo, 1976
Soft cover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: None, as Issued. 88 pp, 4 color plates, 67 illustrations in b&w. Text in Norwegian. Study of Norwegian tapestry, including techniques, style and subject matter. Previous owner's name on 1st page.
Seller Inventory # TP03201
Published by Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1973
Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. 54 pp. Illustrated wraps: Full color cover of "The Unicorn in Captivity." 8 pages of announcements (illustrated) of the exhibition "Masterpieces of Tapestry." 46 pages, well illustrated, on the Unicorn tapestries, including 17 full color plates. Minor shelfwear to edges and spine. Sound, tight, and clean.
Seller Inventory # TP07601
Published by American Tapestry Alliance, San Jose CA, 1998
Soft cover. Condition: As New. Exhibition Catalog. ATB II was probably the best and certainly the most controversial exhibition in this continuing series. Shown at Fernbank Museum of Natural History, Atlanta GA. Juried by Sharon Marcus. An important catalog of contemporary tapestry.
Seller Inventory # TP04001
Published by Lark Books, Asheville NC, 1999
Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 224 pp. Grey cloth, white titles. Previous owner's name on ffep. Clean, fresh, and unmarked. Profusely illustrated survey of the state of the art of Fiber Arts.
Seller Inventory # TX02901
Published by Musee Cantonal Des Beaux-arts, Lausanne Switzerland, 1989
Soft cover. Condition: Fine. 126 pp. Catalog of the Fourteenth Lausanne Biennial, 1989. Fully illustrated in color, with details of the artists and their entries. Modern tapestry is a very small world, unfortunately, and deserves more attention than it gets. The Lausanne series of bienniales were the most prestigious World exhibitions in their day. This is a treasury of the best contemporary weaving. This copy is in Fine condition, clean, tight and fresh.
Seller Inventory # TP05401
Published by Kathy Spoering, Grand Junction CO, 1996
Soft cover. Condition: As New. First Edition. Foreword by Carol Russell. Fully illustrated in color. An important catalog: the first ATB, 1996. The only North American International Tapestry Exhibition, the series continues to the present. Contemporary work. Seldom available.
Seller Inventory # TP03601
Published by Rizzoli International Publications, New York, 1990
Cloth. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: VG+. 208 pp. Dark blue cloth, gilt titles. Well illustrated in color and b/w. Covers many weaving traditions including Navaho, Middle Eastern, West African, Indonesian, Japanese kasuri, Nepalese, Guatemalan brocade, and Peruvian tapestry weaving. An indispensable reference. Owner's name on ffep, o/w As New.
Seller Inventory # TX11001
Published by Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2007
Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: None, as Issued. x + 563 pp. Pictorial Cover. Exhibition catalog, 2007 major exhibition of tapestries from 1570 to 1720, the sequel to the Met's 2002 exhibition "Tapestry in the Renaissance". Hundreds of illustrations, including many details of the subject works. Most are in color, some are b/w, but this is a lavish catalog and scholarly work, including contributions from most of the current Art History experts on tapestry. The exhibition was astonishing in its depth and quality; this catalog is no less so. An indispensable reference for the subject. This copy is clean, the binding is solid, the pages firmly attached. There are no markings or highlighting, just some minor shelf wear. This is a very heavy book.
Seller Inventory # TP08401
Published by Rizzoli, Milano, 1999
Hardcover. Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 223 pp. Serious and detailed study of the tapestry holdings of the Basilica of San Marco in Venice. Excellent color plates and 8 four-page foldouts. Text in Italian. An unusual book.
Seller Inventory # TP00901
Published by Harry N Abrams Inc, Boston, 1989
Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. White cloth binding, gilt titles on spine, color illustration affixed to front cover (as issued). 178 color plates, 935 illustrations total. Covers all art media of the Gothic period, including architecture, tapestries, painting, sculpture, and metalwork. The illustrations (hundreds) are some of the best and clearest we've ever seen in print. There are many color foldout pages, illustrated endpapers, a few b/w illustrations. The text (in English) is authoritative and thorough, and a pleasure to read. A fabulous reference book. This copy is extremely well preserved, and appears New, but for a publisher's mark on the bottom edge. This is a large and heavy book. It will be sent by media mail within the USA with no additional shipping charge. Priority or international shipping will be charged at our cost.
Seller Inventory # AR30301
Published by H.M.S.O., London, 1980
Cloth. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 84 pp text + 108 pages of plates (b/w). Grey cloth, red stamping. Book is As New; dj has 3 short tears along top margin, o/w VG. Annotated catalog of tapestries in the V & A. A standard reference work, very useful and informative.
Seller Inventory # TP07901