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IENTAL CARPETS IN EARLY RENAISSANCE PAINTINGS
IENTAL CARPETS IN EARLY RENAISSANCE PAINTINGS
December 02 , 2017 , 14:40
Art historian Lauren Arnold will give a presentation on the subject of her ongoing research into oriental carpets in early Renaissance paintings. Her online Carpet Index debuted on flickr in 2008, and includes ... more
Carpet weaving
Carpet weaving
December 02 , 2017 , 13:46
Carpet weaving is a traditional art form widespread in all regions of Armenia, but the Karabakh carpets, due to theirs features and popularity, represent a separate category. Until the proliferation of synthetic aniline dyes ... more
The Sources Of The Armenian Carpet
The Sources Of The Armenian Carpet
December 02 , 2017 , 13:35
The geographical position of the Armenian Highland, its natural-climatic conditions, mineral, animal and plant, also raw material resources, as well as economy and everyday requirements have granted ... more
The Armenian rugs that tell two stories
The Armenian rugs that tell two stories
December 02 , 2017 , 13:23
The story of two rugs, one given to US President Calvin Coolidge, and another recently found in a home in San Diego, helps unravel the history of the US's first humanitarian aid effort and the tragic fate of Armenians in ... more
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