STACK, L: Patterned Threads: Ikat Traditions and Inspirations

Stack, Lotus. Patterned Threads: Ikat Traditions and Inspirations. Minneapolis Institute of Art, 1987. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#30166)

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kat is a dyeing technique used to pattern textiles that employs resist dyeing on the yarns prior to dyeing and weaving the fabric. This technique adds a blurriness to the design. 37p.

Exhibition catalog. Beautifully illustrated in color and black/white.

Topics include Central Asia and Persia Indonesia, India, Japan, Mesoamerica, Europe, and patterned threads techniques. Map. Appendix. Glossary. Suggested reading. I