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Cloth that Changed the World – The Art and Fashion of Indian Chintz Hardcover – 4 February 2020

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“Scholarly yet sumptuous”―Crafts Magazine

“[A]n intriguing and fascinating narrative through centuries of trade, artistry, politics and culture drawn from the threads of this classic cloth”―Embroidery magazine

Cloth That Changed the World offers a beautiful catalogue of the Royal Ontario Museum’s exceptional collection alongside diverse, authoritative texts.”―Avalon Fotheringham, Journal of the Oriental Rug and Textile Society of Great Britain

Shortlisted for the R. L. Shep Award, sponsored by The Textile Society of America

About the Author

Sarah Fee is senior curator of Eastern Hemisphere fashion and textiles at the Royal Ontario Museum.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Yale University Press (4 February 2020)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 312 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 030024679X
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0300246797
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 2 kg 10 g
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 23.62 x 2.79 x 30.99 cm
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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent research for those who study antique cotton textiles.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great coffee table book - great read
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