The Guido Goldman Collection – London 1997
368 pp. 424 color plates 73 black and white. 12 x 14 Hardback in dustjacket in Very Good condition. With decorative slipcase. Slipcase shows damage to corners. Item #BOOKS001068I ISBN: 1856691012 A comprehensive catalog of the stunningly beautiful ikat collection of Dr. Guido Goldman. Contents include: 1. The silk trade in Central Asia 2. The cultural background 3. Weavers’ workshops and guilds 4. The making of ikat 5. Ikat design: sources and influences 6. Wall hangings and household decoration 7. Costume, fashion & fabric 8. Central Asian Jews and the silk trade. With an appendix, maps, notes, bibliography, and index.