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FABLED CLOTHS OF MINANGKABAU. Anne Summerfield and John Summerfield. Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1991. 56 pp. with 41 ills. (24 col.). 26 x 23 cm. LC 91-489 ISBN 0899510825 In English.
The first detailed study of the sophisticated ceremonial textiles that figure prominently in the West Sumatran culture of the Minangkabau people, this catalogue features fine full-page reproductions of 19 representative weavings from the 19th and early 20th centuries along with three essays discussing their significance, techniques of production and regional stylistic variations.
Indexing: Non-Western (Traditional/Native Arts), Asia (Traditional) — Indonesia — Textile/Fiber Arts
Plans: 75
Worldwide Number: 054359
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