The Art of the Felt Maker

By: Burkett, M.E.

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Softcover. 1999 reprint of the 1979 first edition. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Signed by the author on title page. Binding sound. 111pp. 65 b/w plates. This book was originally produced to accompany the eponymous exhibition which was held at the Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal from 31 May to 22 July 1979 and then toured to various other venues in the UK, including Leicester Museum and Art Gallery and the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. The exhibition was one of the first to be devoted entirely to felt and includes chapters on the technical analysis of felting, the history of felt, motifs, decoration and clothing. There are also sections on the creation of felt in countries such as Iran, Turkey, the USSR, Africa, India and Scandinavia. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: The Art of the Felt Maker

Author Name: Burkett, M.E.

Categories: Textiles,

Publisher: Kendal, Cumbria, Abbott Hall Art Gallery: 1999

ISBN Number: 0950333514

ISBN Number 13: 9780950333519

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 005354

Keywords: FELT,