The Rugs and Textiles of Hereke: A Documentary Account of the History of Hereke, Court Workshop to Model Factory
by Kucukerman, Onder
Istanbul: Sumerbank, 1987. English Edition. Hardcover. VG, clean, bright and tight but with art museum ex-lib. spine sticker and inside bar code.. Navy blue cloth/boards with blind-stamp decoration and gilt lettering. 243 pp. with 204 color and bw illustrations. No dust jacket. Text in English. The history of the Hereke textile factory, purchased by Sumerbank in 1933 and sold in 1993, when the bank's name and ownership changed. Hereke, a coastal town in Turkey, is famous for its magnificent rugs. This volume includes beautiful archival bw photographs of the factory, employees and more, along with full-page color plates of some of the splendid textiles. Full of interesting information about Hereke's influence on the Turkish rug and textile industry.
(Inventory #: 152905)
Art, Architecture, Photography, History, Periodicals, Decorative Arts. I perform Collection Development and Appraisal Services. Our inventory occupies more than 7500 shelf feet, which means there is a fair chance we can assist you develop your collection within our specialties!
Shipping & Return Policies
S&H is complicated, so please inquire for actual rates to your location if outside the US! Minimum s&h within the US $7.50, via media mail or first class if small. Discounts on shipping for multiple items. Overseas or overnight at cost +$4 supplies and handling. Items returnable with prior notice if not as described within 7 days of delivery. Items 16 pages or less not returnable at all.
You can be confident that when you make a purchase through ABAA.org, the item is sold by an ABAA member in full compliance with our Code of Ethics. Our sellers guarantee your order will be shipped promptly and that all items are as described. Buy with confidence through ABAA.org.