Wang Ningyu & Yang Gengxu ed: MUQIN DE HUA ER: SHAANXI XIANGSU CIXIU YISHU DE LISHI ZHUIXUN. (Mothers' Flowers: A Historical View of the Art of Shaanxi Folk Embroidery). Xi'an, 2002. 380 pp. Colour plates throughout. 26x27 cm. Cloth.
A copiously-illustrated work with hundreds of colour illustrations that show the folk embroideries of Shaanxi province in all their diversity of colour and design - from shoes (including embroidered soles!), children's headgear, purses, jackets, trousers and much more. Many auspicious designs and scenes from folklore figure in the designs. In Chinese
Subjects: Textiles Folk Art
Available, as of: 13/02/2017
Was item 613 in printed List 187.
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