Jacques Sirat & Francoise Siriex
Paris. Les Editions de l'Amateur. 1993. First edition. Black cloth-bound hardback, dust jacket. 239 pages. Illustrated throughout in colour. 320 x 250mm (12½ x 9¾"). 2kg. 2859171568. French. Near fine; slight fading to spine.
A comprehensive study of French carpet and rug designs in the twentieth century. Chapters look at the Art Nouveau and Art Deco periods, carpets designed by artists (including Leger, Klee and Calder), the use of carpets in interiors and on the ocean liners (with numerous archival photographs), techniques, makers and designers. An essential reference book for dealers, designers and collectors.
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