Philadelphia: International Conference on Oriental Carpets, 1996.
277 pp. 331 color plates. 9 x 12 Hardback in dustjacket in Very Good condition. Minor tear to jacket. With structural analysis. Item #BOOKS000922I
Massive catalog of the 8th ICOC in Philadelphia in 1996. Contains a wide range of rug types from private and museum collections, including rare Central Asian rugs and trappings from the Russian Ethnographic Museum in St. Petersburg and Classical carpets of the 16-17th centuries from the distinguished collection of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Beautifully illustrated, large pictures, cogent writing by leading authorities: Dodds, Eiland, Jr., Indictor, Mallary, Mast, Pickering, Pinner and Tsareva. Central Asian and tribal rugs are well represented. [SORB G-404, CSROT 6942].