New Day, New Image

[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ Salon ] [ FAQ ]

Posted by R. John Howe on December 08, 1998 at 23:20:13:

Dear folks -
>Since the image yesterday produced some useful comment, I'm encouraged to post another image from Taher Sabahi's article on Tulus in his magazine
>Ghereh.  This one is on page 48 of Issue 14.
>This one is for me a nice simple example of the effective use of negative space.
>The caption says: "Concentric niches are a very common motif on kilims. This motif has distant origins and is full of meaning.  Here the weavers have had some doubts about their sized with the result that the niches are somewhat irregular."  152 x 75 cm (4'11" x 2'5")

John Howe

Follow Ups:

Post a Followup




Optional Link URL:
Link Title:
Optional Image URL:

[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ Salon ] [ FAQ ]