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BATTENFIELD, J., Ikat Technique. Orig. edn.
New York-Concinnati-Toronto-London-Melbourne, Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1978 Square 8. Orig. boards, dustjacket. 99pp. Large black/white illustration on verso of ti.-p., ills. on 2 col. plates, num. large black/white text-ills., some diagrams in text of patterns, some line-drawings in text, appendices A: Watercolor technique for designing Ikats, B: The color index, bibliography, list of suppliers of materials, incl. dyes, index.
The first practical guide (at that time) to the use of dyeing as a design component, well illustrated and documented, preceded by a historical review of the ancient art of Ikat. Design and color, dyeing techniques, warp-, weft-, and double Ikat, contemporary Ikat...Good to very good copy, WITH dustjacket. (upper right corner of front inside flap of dustjacket clipped).

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EUR 85.00

Book nr.: 44943