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Since then, I have been asked various times by various institutions, NIFT etc, who want to use the book, because while one part of the book is visual, it also has a lot of content. I hope that all the letters we have been writing to the Government may have affected the decisions and benefitted the craft sectors and clusters.
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Costumes and Textiles of Royal India by Ritu Kumar
Gayatri marked it as to-read Sep 27, To accompany the exhibit, curator Rosemary Crill put together this volume, with beautifully illustrated essays on textiles from the subcontinent.
Costjmes Yuvraj wears an achkan and the traditional Patiala turban.
This in-depth study of the evolution of Indian royal costume spans the centuries from the first representations of clothing in ancient India, through the reign of the Mughal emperors and the days of the British Raj, to Indian independence and royalty in the present day.
The Yuvrani is dressed in a shalwar kameez of copper coloured satin, an ensemble traditionally worn by women in the Punjab. Cashback will be credited as Amazon Pay balance within 10 days.
The author covers both men’s and women’s garments, Hindu and Muslim styles, and documents the evolution of European-Indian fashions. AT marked it as to-read Jul 09, There was a problem filtering reviews right now.
Fri, Aug 11 Costimes library Help Advanced Book Search. See all 3 reviews. In publishing this book, Ritu has attempted to share her own journey with people everywhere who are concerned with the relationship of head and heart.
Rita Kumar has gone a long way towards redefining the imdia ‘fashion’ in the Indian context. Book ratings by Goodreads. The Fabric of India by Rosemary Crill.
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