KOIKE, K: Issey Miyake (Bilingual Edition)

Book cover. Issey Miyake (Bilingual Edition)Koike, Kazuko. Issey Miyake (Bilingual Edition). Taschen. ISBN: 9783836555227. Unmarked. Bumped edges. Very Good. Hardcover. (#30644) $65.00

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Text in English and Japanese.

Illustrated throughout. Measures 12 inches square. 510p.

This definitive history of Miyake’s clothes offers expert insight into the designer’s vision and daring. Stunning photographs from Miyake’s contemporary Yuriko Takagi capture his clothes in their particular quotidian originality, including a breathtaking shoot in Iceland. In her far-reaching essay, meanwhile, leading cultural figure Kazuko Koike offers both a complete chronology of Miyake’s work, and an unprecedented personal profile.

CATALOG: Christopher Enterprises, 1991

Book cover. CATALOG: Christopher Enterprises, 1991 Catalog: Christopher Enterprises, 1991. Unmarked. Some rubbing on edges. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30547) $16.00

This 1991 fully colored catalog showcases the zest and spirit of the Wild West that the artists of the Christopher Design collective craft. 60p. Measures 9×12 inches.

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Inside page: CATALOG: Christopher Enterprises, 1991

HACKER, KF: Courtyard, Bazaar, Temple: Traditions of Textile Expression in India

Book Cover. Courtyard, Bazaar, Temple: Traditions of Textile Expression in IndiaHacker, Katherine F.; Turnbull, Krista Jensen. Courtyard, Bazaar, Temple: Traditions of Textile Expression in India. University of Washington, 1982. ISBN: 0295959665. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name on front end page. Very Good. Paperback. (#30534) $12.00

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Published to accompany an exhibition organized by the Costume and Textile Study Center at the University of Washington at the Bellevue Art Museum, Belllevue, Washington, 12 June through 25 July 1982.

Illustrated in black and white with maps, photos, and textile reproductions. 64p. Topics include the Elizabeth Bayley Willis Collection, Orissa, Andhra Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat, and more. Glossary. Bibliography.

Back cover. Courtyard, Bazaar, Temple: Traditions of Textile Expression in India