The Illustrated Buyer's Guide to Oriental Carpets

The Illustrated Buyer's Guide to Oriental Carpets

by J.R. Azizollahoff

Hardcover(Revised & Expanded 3rd Edition)

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A practical introduction to Oriental carpets for laymen, designers, and collectors presented by a third-generation wholesaler. With concise text, over 400 beautiful color photographs and detailed line drawings, the complexities in old handmade carpets are clearly presented and important rug types are identified. Also, new carpets are shown to give a glimpse of the wonderful energy and creativity found in modern rugs.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780764326059
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date: 04/28/2007
Series: A Schiffer Book for Collectors Ser.
Edition description: Revised & Expanded 3rd Edition
Pages: 194
Sales rank: 833,491
Product dimensions: 11.00(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

J.R. Azizollahoff (Aziz) is a third-generation carpet dealer. He worked in his family's carpet business in New York City throughout the 1970s and opened his own company there in 1979.

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