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Early Nasca needlework

Sawyer, Alan R.

Early Nasca needlework

by Sawyer, Alan R.

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Published by Laurence King in association with Alan Marcuson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Peru
    • Subjects:
    • Nazca embroidery,
    • Nazca textile fabrics,
    • Peru -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 166-169) and index.

      StatementAlan R. Sawyer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF3429.1.N3 S28 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination175 p. :
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL763268M
      LC Control Number97160650
      OCLC/WorldCa36917921

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What you get here is litrely pages of gorgeous photographs of existing early nasca needlework that the author was able to locate in various collections. He has concentrated on pieces with a provence in the nasca or ica valleys. This book is illuminating, but to get the most out if it you should look at a book that has been written on the Cited by: Early Nasca needlework book Early Nasca Needlework is the first book to concentrate exclusively on the elaborate embroidered textiles from the Ica and Nasca valleys of south coastal Peru/5.

What you get here is litrely pages of gorgeous photographs of existing early nasca needlework that the author was able to locate in various collections.

He has concentrated on pieces with a provence in the nasca or ica valleys. This book is illuminating, but to get the most out if it you should look at a book that has been written on the 5/5. Book Descriptions: This work concentrates exclusively on the elaborately embroidered textiles from the Ica and Nasca valley regions in south-coastal Peru.

Focusing on the supernatural figures depicted in these vividly coloured textiles, it brings together textiles, ceramics Early Nasca needlework book gold from museums and private collections around the world to document the techniques and style of Nasca needlework.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (some color), color maps ; 26 x 32 cm: Responsibility: Alan R. Sawyer. Early Nasca Needlework: Sawyer, Alan R.: Books - Skip to main content.

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Several years ago, I chanced upon a book of astonishing needlework that started me on a quest for more information about a little-known technique. Alan R. Sawyer’s Early Nasca Needlework is a lovely book filled with photographs and diagrams of the needle arts used by the precursors to the Incan civilization on the south coast of Peru.

Early Nasca Needlework is the first book to concentrate exclusively on the elaborate embroidered textiles from the Ica and Nasca valleys of south coastal Peru.

Early Nasca Needlework. by Alan R Sawyer. Book is in Very Good Condition. Text will be unmarked. May show some signs of use or wear. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order.

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Good condition. Hardcover. Illustrated by color plates 12 black and white; Important book focusing on these early embroidered Pre-Columbian textiles from the Ica and Nazca valleys of coastal Peru.; ; pp.

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The Nazca culture (also Nasca) was the archaeological culture that flourished from c. BC to AD beside the arid, southern coast of Peru in the river valleys of the Rio Grande de Nazca drainage and the Ica Valley.

Having been heavily influenced by the preceding Paracas culture [citation needed], which was known for extremely complex textiles, the Nazca produced an array of crafts and.

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cal evidence of early needlework. It is thought that the invention of the needle and the warmth of sewn clothing allowed early peoples to migrate north. In addition to functional purposes, needlework has communicated individual and social identity, spiritual beliefs, File Size: 9MB.

Adair hated needlework and she could not imagine sitting and stitching the fine crow’s-foot seams. Writing was the same, the pinching of thoughts into marks on paper and trying to keep your cursive legible, trying to think of the next thing to say and then behind you on several sheets of paper you find you have left permanent tracks, a trail.

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No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Let’s get started. The name Nasca was applied to this culture as early as by Thomas Joyce who, along with others, believed the R o Grande de Nasca drainage to be the center of this civilization (Joyce ).

Recent studies have yet to clarify its exact place of origin, but the lower Ica Valley now seems to be as likely a source as the Nasca drainage. It isFile Size: KB. Source Book: Sawyer, Alan R. “An Introduction to Early Nasca Needlework” and “A Reconstruction of the Paracas and Nasca Cultural Evolutions” from Early Nasca Needlework.

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Aveni Book Description: The Nasca Lines are one of the world's great enigmas. Who etched the more than 1, animal, human, and geometric figures that cover square miles of barren pampa in southern Peru?