Meredith, NH: Aug/Sept 1991.
8.5 x 11 Paperback in Very Good condition. Item #BOOKS004717I
Cover: Detail, antique lattice rug. Lead Article: Patterned Reed Screens of the Kirghiz in the State Historical Museum, Frunze, Part I, by Stella Mateeva and Jon Thompson Soviet and English scholars go to the source Rugs of East Turkestan: Khotan, Yarkand or Kashgar?, by George O'Bannon A closer look at the literature on these types results in more questions than answers Dye Analysis in Miscellaneous Rugs and Trappings of the Central Asian Group, by Dr. Paul Mushak The Moghul "Strapwork" Carpets, by Murray L. Eiland, Jr. The finest are every bit as successful as the finest Persian pieces Tapis et Textiles Arméniens, exhibition and conference review by Eileen Bedoukian Splendid exhibition and conference at Marseille Studien Zur Teppich -- Kultur der Turkmen, Turkmen Main Carpets of Different Tribes with "Eagle" and Dyrnak Gols:, by Annette & Volker Rautenstengel, Goklan-Turkmenen und ihre Teppiche, by Siawosch U. Azadi, book review by E. B. Long, technical analyses by G. O'Bannon Two monographs differing in style and content on same category of weavings Tibetan Rugs at Adraskand, exhibition review by Murray L. Eiland, Jr. Thought-provoking, immensely satisfying exhibit Nagel Auction House, Stuttgart, preview by ORR Staff A peek at the offerings in Nagel's October sale Europe Four Months After the Gulf War, by ORR Staff Though no great auction season, the collector emerges with confidence Putting Up with Elbow Room, by ORR Staff The June auctions afforded plenty of seating choices and many good buys Ivory Ground Flower & Lattice Shirvan Prayer.