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The Ballard Collection of Oriental Rugs in the City Art Museum of St. Louis by  Maurice Dimand - Hardcover - Limited/Numbered - 1935 - from Design Books (SKU: 002448)

The Ballard Collection of Oriental Rugs in the City Art Museum of St. Louis

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The Ballard Collection of Oriental Rugs in the City Art Museum of St. Louis

by Dimand, Maurice

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  • Hardcover
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About This Item

St.Louis,MO: Privately Printed, 1935. This is a very good hardcover copy in maroon cloth with the title in gilt on the spine, and the top edge gilt. Previous owner bookplate on front endpaper. Number 463 of a limited edition of 1000 copies. 69 full page plates including 13 tipped in plates in color. Introduction and notes to the plates by noted authority Maurice S.Dimand. Large folio, 12 1/2" high X 9" wide. A beautiful copy. This book will be securely wrapped and packed in a sturdy box and shipped with tracking.. Limited/Numbered. Hard Cover. Very Good.

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Bookseller
Design Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
002448
Title
The Ballard Collection of Oriental Rugs in the City Art Museum of St. Louis
Author
Dimand, Maurice
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
Limited/Numbered
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Privately Printed
Place of Publication
St.Louis,MO
Date published
1935
Keywords
Ballard Collection, Persian Carpets, Caucasian Rugs, Turkish Carpets, Maurice Dimand
Bookseller catalogs
Textiles and Fashion;

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About Design Books

We offer out of print, scarce and rare books, prints and photographs. Our books are mainly in the areas of architecture, fine art, exhibition catalogs, Chinese and Japanese art, decorative arts, modern design, illustrated books, textile design, fine press and typography.

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tipped in
Tipped In is used to describe something which has been glued into a book. Tipped-in items can include photos, book plates,...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
top edge gilt
Top edge gilt refers to the practice of applying gold or a gold-like finish to the top of the text block (the edges the...[more]
folio
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Cloth
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