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Kundan Jewellery

by Parag Vyas

Condition: New


New Delhi, India: Konark Publication/D.K. Publishers Distributors, 2000. Jewellery has universal appeal. An omnipresent device of ornamentation, it has made its presence felt across time and space. Kundan is the most famous Indian style of jewellery. It has made a comeback in a new avatar and is constantly being experimented with.Practitioner and connoisseurs of jewellery often encounter a paradoxical situation, seeking useful information which they know is there but is not available in public domain. This book focuses on this sore spot and casts light on those hidden dimensions revealing its beauty and intricacies. It takes a methodical approach to design neckpieces where virtually limitless designs can be created by changing a few key parameters. Progression from semantic units to the complete articles can be followed in a step by step, simple to understand manner.Not only does this document contains a systematic catalogue of various forms used in jewellery but also propounds Interesting ways to create new forms from the existing designs. Richly illustrated and replete with photographs, it illuminates the subject from a technical and practical point of view.This authoritative work is useful for scholars, practitioners and designers alike. Body of this work starts with identification of smallest semantic units, structural details of kundan and progresses to formation of form clusters. Printed Pages: 99.. New.
  • Bookseller: Vikram Jain IN (IN)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 117833
  • Title: Kundan Jewellery
  • Author: Parag Vyas
  • Book condition: New
  • Binding: Unknown
  • ISBN 10: 9322008245
  • ISBN 13: 9789322008246
  • Publisher: Konark Publication/D.K. Publishers Distributors
  • Place: New Delhi, India
  • Date published: 2000
  • Keywords: Kundan Jewellery Parag Vyas
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