ISBN: 9780300169799
Внешнее покрытие издания: в пер.
Тираж издания: 1000
Основное заглавие: Peruvian Featherworks
Место издания: США
Издатель: Yale University Press
Дата издания: 2013
Объем издания (количество страниц): 204
Высота, см.: 26,7
Сопроводительный материал: в пер.
Индекс УДК: 73/76
Статус записи (Тип информации): В наличии
Ширина, см: 22,9
Толщина, см: 1,2
Вес в граммах: 1 400
Возрастная категория: 12+
Артикул: 2605686

Of universal appeal and great beauty, Peruvian featherworking was part of a highly sophisticated textile tradition spanning several thousand years prior to the arrival of the Spaniards in the early 16th century. Although these rare treasures, which include vibrantly coloured and detailed garments, headdresses, personal ornaments, and ritual objects, have been admired and collected by connoisseurs for decades, this unusual and exquisite art form has not been much investigated or published. "Peruvian Featherworks", a magnificently illustrated publication, is the first in-depth and authoritative review of featherworking traditions in Ancient Peru. Written by seven international experts in the textile arts and archaeology, the texts include a discussion of important recent discoveries, considerations of iconography, and basic technical characteristics of featherworks. Nearly seventy outstanding pieces from collections around the world are beautifully illustrated and discussed, as well as evidence of feather mosai

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