Dowdey, Patrick ed: THREADS OF LIGHT. Chinese Embroidery from Suzhou and the Photography of Robert Glenn Ketchum. Textile Series, 3. Los Angeles, 2002. 172 pp. 155 illustrations, 138 in colour, some folding. Bibliography. 30x23 cm. Cloth.
An extraordinary publication which matches and compares work studied at the Suzhou Embroidery Research Institute (SERI) with the landscape photography of Ketchum - traditional embroidered image in relationship with photographic image. Ketchum has developed a long-standing relationship with the Institute. There is also a good deal of contextual material on the tradition and practice of Chinese embroidery.
Available, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 184 in printed List 187.
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