Splendor and Pageantry

Splendor and Pageantry : Textile Treasures from the Armenian Orthodox Churches of Istanbul

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The first-ever detailed presentation of historic and sacred Armenian textiles found in treasury of the Armenian Patriarchate in Istanbul. Text accompanied by 175 color photographs (many full-spread) of the selection of artifacts, exquisite pieces dating from the past three hundred years that were executed by women artisans in embroidery, applique techniques of textile printing, and/or painting. Includes description and histories of the Armenian Orthodox community and its churches, iconography, techniques, and detailed catalogue.show more

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  • Paperback | 397 pages
  • 226.06 x 307.34 x 27.94mm | 2,018.48g
  • Citlembik Publications
  • United States
  • English
  • colour illustrations, figures
  • 9944424781
  • 9789944424783