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A collection of antique carpets.

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B. Altman & Co. , New York
Rugs, Oriental., Car
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LC ClassificationsNK2808 .A6
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., 7-57 p., 1 l. incl plates (part col.) col. front.
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Open LibraryOL6658242M
LC Control Number23016279
OCLC/WorldCa14922447

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Catalogue of extraordinary antique Chinese and Japanese art objects and a remarkable collection of antique Chinese rugs. American Art Association American Art Association, Creator: American Art.Antique carpets benefit markedly from the use of hand-spun, naturally dyed yarns, the subtleties of which cannot be reproduced by synthetic dyes.

Synthetic dyes began to be used in aroundand many collectors disregard carpets woven after this point because they do not have the soft hues and nuances of natural dyes. They also fade over time.