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2 edition of Tibetan carpets found in the catalog.

Tibetan carpets

Blanche Christine Olschak

Tibetan carpets

by Blanche Christine Olschak

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Published by Sandoz in Basel, Switzerland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rugs -- Tibet

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination11 p.
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22788525M

    About Tibetan carpet made in Nepal A carpet structure is traditional for household use, mainly in the Himalayas district from the old days. It has been used as a mat, door mat, bed cover, horse saddle etc. The traditional Tibetan carpet, you can see the influence of Buddhism to be inherent in the Tibetan . This book is the exhibition catalogue from the Oslo Museum of Applied Arts, who assembled from public and private collections a vast array of marvelous Tibetan rugs. The Tibetan knot, technically referred to as the Senna loop, is unique in rug making, and the Tibetan technique of weaving is completely different from the Turkish or Persian knotting.

    The origins of the tiger rug designs are a bit in the mist like the origins of Tibetan carpet making in general. Mimi Lipton, the editor of the book "The Tiger Rugs of Tibet" says that they were not to be seen outside Tibet until when the first one was brought to the U.S.A. and bought by the Newark Museum. More Details Tibetan Leaves Rug, 10' x 14' Details Hand knotted of wool with silk highlights. Size is approximate. Imported. Please note: Rugs (especially wool rugs) are prone to a natural shedding process. With regular vacuuming, the shedding will decrease over time.

    Let’s Keep in touch. Sign up for our newsletter and we’ll send you a code for 15% off your next order. We’ll also let you know about exclusive sales and new arrivals. Hardcover. Illustrated by 94 color plates 22 color and 23 black and white anthropological photographs; Quoted extensively in Thomas Wild's excellent article on Tibetan rugs in Carpet Collector 2/ Articles by Thomas L. Guta, Ted Worcester, Daniel Miller, Rupert Smith, Bob van Grevenbroek and Charles Gay. "More than just another book on rugs.


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