Symbolic and Decorative Motifs of Korean Silk: 1875-1975. Yoon-Hee Kwon, Suk.

Symbolic and Decorative Motifs of Korean Silk: 1875-1975

Seoul: IL JI SA Publishing, 1988.

228 pp. 21 color plates 211 black and white. 7.5 x 10 Hardback in dustjacket in Very Good condition. Presentation copy signed by the author. Item #BOOKS002968I

Includes 43 black and white figures showing 122 motifs. "The major objective of this study has been to investigate the changes in design of Korean woven silk textiles for dress woven between 1875 and 1975, a period of rapid cultural change … This study has developed a system of design analysis in areas of motif type, combination, configuration, organization, and relative importance of motifs in relation to symbolism." -Cover.

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