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Kashmir shawl

Yale University. Art Gallery.

Kashmir shawl

by Yale University. Art Gallery.

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Published by Yale University Art Gallery in [New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Textile fabrics -- Asia -- Exhibitions.,
  • Shawls -- Exhibitions.,
  • Textile fabrics -- Kashmir -- Exhibitions.,
  • Textile fabrics -- India -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Exhibition held at] Yale University Art Gallery, February 12-April 16, 1975.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination52p. :
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21997417M

    Kashmir shawl Wool with silk thread embroidery. Kashmir shawls in Europe • Kashmir shawls had first come to the attention of western travellers in 17th century. By the end of 18th century they had attracted the fashion conscious in Europe. • The bent tip cone motif became know in   Now, in THE KASHMIR SHAWL, her most ambitious book yet, Thomas sweeps through time and place, and her readers will discover in this novel a captivating, romantic epic an irresistible story of enduring love and memory. It is the eve of and World War II is engulfing the globe. Newlywed Nerys Watkins leaves rural Britain to accompany her

    PASHMINA. The Kashmir Shawl and Beyond. by Janet Rizvi (Author), Monisha Ahmed (Contributor) Dimensions: x x inches Publication Date: Extent: pages The Book:?isbn=&title=PASHMINA.   During World War II, Nerys Watkins accompanies her husband on a missionary posting to India. When he leaves her in the exotic lakeside city of Srinagar to take on a complicated mission, Nerys discovers a new world and by the time she is reunited with him, she is a different woman. Years later, when Mair Ellis clears out her dead father's house, she finds an exquisite ://

      The Kashmir Shawl This article is taken from Mr. John Irwin’s book on Shawls, published by H.M. Stationery Office London, by courtesy of the publishers as well as the Victoria & Albert Museum London. The original book is available in India from H.M. Stationery Office Agents: c/o. British Information Services, Eastern House, Mansingh Road, New Delhi: c/o Messrs Thacker & Co. Ltd., Help please! I chose 'The Kashmir Shawl' as our Book Club's read this month. It's the meeting tonight and as I chose the book I have to prepare the questions and I can't find any on the internet, and i am a bit stuck. Any assistance gratefully received. Thanks


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