Vintage promotional postcards from Pashgian Bros. of Pasadena, CA; Barker Bros. of Los Angeles, CA, and James Balm Co. of Philadelphia, PA.
Refine search resultsSkip to search results
Istanbul: International Congress on Turkish and Central Asian Carpets, 1994. No illustrations. Brief abstracts of 91 lectures—some in English, some in Turkish—from the 1994 congress in Istanbul by leading authorities on all areas of the subject from design motif and dyes to collections and influence . Unillustrated.
Graz: Akademische Druck, 1977. Color and black and white illustrations. Scholarly journal Volume 4 #3. English language article by George O'Bannon on the Salitq Ersari Carpet (11 pages, 6 color plates 21 figures.).
Graz: Akademische Druck, 1978. Scholarly journal Volume 5 #4. German language article, "Ikat in Afghanistan" by Alfred Janata (10 pages, 27 color and 10 black and white). Also includes the articles: Remote Sensing of Afghanistan by J.F. Shroder (English/German); Horses and Women by A. Stucki (English); and Afghan Musical Instruments...
Graz: 1977-1982. Black and White Illustrations. Scholarly magazines. Volumes 4 (1977) through 9 (1982) except for issue Vol 7 #3. Mostly German text with at least one major article in English. 23 issues in all. One issue is waterstained.
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1878-1886. Seven issues of Harper's Franklin Square Library with advertisements bound together: No. 463. The Russians at the Gates of Herat by Charles Marvin with 3 maps and 28 illustrations. 48 pp. April 24, 1885 No. 35 Sport and Work on the Nepaul Frontier or...
Los Angeles: Aga John Oriental Rugs, (2000). About 400 color plates. Dealer sales catalog of modern production handmade rugs in traditional designs.
Los Angeles: Aga John Oriental Rugs, (2001). 225 color plates. Dealer sales catalog of modern production handmade rugs in traditional designs.
New Delhi: Deptartment of Tourism, Government of India, 1958. 20 black and white. Tourist booklet of these historic Mughal cities in India.
India: Maharao Shri Madansinhji Museum, (1990?). 1 color plate 12 black and white. Catalog of the Maharao Shri Madansinhji Museum and Kala Atari-Bhuj (Kutch).
Istanbul: Istanbul Carpet Exporters' Association [IHIB], 2017. A colorful magazine devoted to contemporary and antique Turkish carpets. Articles on Anatolian kilim motifs, Anatolian rugs in Transylvanian churches, the Afghan Turkmen connection, the revival of Seljuk and Ottoman rugs in Anatolia, the evolution of rug retailing in America, the mihrab.
Istanbul: Istanbul Carpet Exporters' Association [IHIB], 2018. A colorful annually published magazine devoted to contemporary and antique Turkish carpets. Articles on Tokat, Kumkapi rugs, cult kilims, and Ushak designs from the 19th to mid-20th century.
Concord: Archaeological Institute of America, 1928. Articles include: The Geographical Distribution of Pre-Greek Place Names by J.B. Haley; The Geographical Distribution of Prehistoric Remains in Greece by Carl W. Blegen; Basilica Aemilia by Walton Brooks McDaniels; A Metrical Inscription from the Necropolis of Eutresis by Hetty Goldman.
Tehran: Center for the Study of Central Asia and the Caucasus, 2000. Articles include: Russia and the Crisis of Northern Caucasus; Karabakh Crisis: Developments; The Challenge of US Caspian Sea Oil Policy; Oil Pollution in the Caspian Sea; An Overview of Linguistic Issues in the Azerbaijan Republic; A Look at...
Ann Arbor: Smithsonian, 1957. Scholarly journal of mostly Islamic and Pre-Islamic art produced by the Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution and Fine Arts Department, University of Michigan. Contains the articles "Abbasid Silks of the Ninth Century" by Ernst Kuhnel with 14 black and white figures and "A Dated Hispano-Islamic...
Athens, GA: Georgia Museum of Art, 1969. Illustrated in black and white.
Palo Alto: Armenian Rugs Society, 2013. Two lectures from the Armenian Rugs Society conference held in February 2013. The first is from Lauren Arnold on Oriental rugs in paintings (34:28 min) and the second is from master weaver Hratch Kozybeyokian (16:36 min). Also includes a slideshow from the conference.
Hong Kong: Arts of Asia Publications. Many Color and Black and White Illus. November-December 1982. Volume 12 Number 6.
Kowloon. Many color and black and white. November-December 1979. Volume 9 #6.
Hong Kong: Arts of Asia Publications. Many Color and Black and White Illus. January-February 1996. Volume 26 Number 1. Focus on the Textile Museum.
Kowloon. Many color and black and white illustrations. May-June 1990. Volume 20 #3. With an article on Oriental rugs in the Burrell by Jennifer Scarce.
Moscow: 1990. 15 color postcards. Pack of 15 unused postcards showing the contemporary capital of Soviet Turkmenistan. Architectural landmarks including the Lenin Public Garden, Karl Marx Square and Apartment towers.
Concord, NH: C.B. Van Tassel, May 1929. Color and black and white. Articles on Cossacks in Old Russia, Caviar, Suleyman the Magnificent, Dwellers in Holy Kairouan, On the Khyber to Kabul, and The Troubles of an Afghan King.
Washington D.C. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution / Oxford Press, 1990. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution magazine publication by Oxford Press. Includes the article "A Common Thread: Japanese Ikat Textiles" by Amanda Mayer Stinchecum with 19 color plates and "Japanese Ceramics and Cuisine" by Louise Allison Cort.
Paris: Librairie Orientaliste Paul Geuthner, 1936. 126 mostly black and white illustrations. Some color. Articles on Iranian archaeology including on the The Gulshan Album, Mongolian documents in the Museum of Tehran, Abarkuh, Natanz, and tomb towers. French text.