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Silk in Africa
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Silk in Africa

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Silk in Africa by Chris Spring

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The authors also discuss the makers of the textiles, how ideas travelled across the continent and the significance of pattern and symbolism.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780714125633
ISBN-10: 0714125636
Format: Paperback
(225mm x 225mm x 9mm)
Pages: 88
Imprint: British Museum Press
Publisher: British Museum Press
Publish Date: 7-May-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Books By Author Chris Spring

African Art by Chris Spring African Art, Paperback (November 2015)

Offers tremendous insight in to African culture. This book showcases works of wood, stone, ceramics, beadwork, textiles and metalwork from Africa from the Mediterranean coast to the Cape and from the Atlantic to the Indian Ocean. It also offers close-up views of individual details will allow the reader to see these pieces in a new way.

African Art in Detail by Chris Spring African Art in Detail, Hardback (September 2009)

Offers an alternative view of African art. This book highlights some of the aspects of workmanship, materials and design found in exquisite objects of wood, stone, ivory, ceramic, metalwork, featherwork, leather, basketwork and textiles. It explores these extraordinary objects and designs in terms of common themes through close-up photographs.

Angaza Afrika by Chris Spring Angaza Afrika, Paperback (June 2008)

Drawing from across the African continent as well as from Europe, North America, the Caribbean, and South America, this book illustrates the diversity and vitality of contemporary African artists.

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Author Biography - Chris Spring

Chris Spring and Julie Hudson have both travelled in Africa and are the joint authors of North African Textiles. Chris Spring is a curator in the Department of Ethnography, The British Museum, and in addition is the author of African Textiles, African Arms and Armour, and co-author of African Textile Design. Julie Hudson is a curator in the Department of Ethnography, The British Museum, and among her particular areas of interest are the textiles of Tunisia.

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