Costumes and Textiles of Awadh PDF ePub eBook

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Costumes and Textiles of Awadh free pdf Awadh has historically been among the most important regions in India, politically, religiously and socially, and holds a vital position with respect to the development of Indian fashion. As such, fashion and history are not mutually distinct, but rather intricately intertwined. This book takes a fascinating journey, connecting dates and events to the evolution of costumes, textiles, colours, motifs and ornamentations from the eighteenth century up to present-day India. It recaptures the ambience of the Nawabi Era and the British Raj in Awadh, and makes them relevant for contemporary times. Costumes

About Sushama Swarup

Sushama Swarup is a psychologist and frequently participates in conferences on intercultural exchange between India and Italy, where she currently resides with her husband and children. She is the founder member of the Indian Association of Milan. This book is a result of Sushama's lifelong interest in the manifestations of Indian culture through textiles and antique costumes. She hails from a native family of Awadh.

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Author : Sushama Swarup
Publisher : Roli Books Pvt Ltd
Data Published : 15 April 2013
ISBN : 8174368914
EAN : 9788174368911
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 160 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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