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Category: All Categories: Sewing and Needlework: Textiles: Dyeing
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Arensberg, Susan MacMillan  
Javanese Batiks

Publisher: Boston: Museum of Fine Arts [1978].
[63] p., illus. (some color), map; 24 x 21 cm. "Batik is a wax-resist technique whereby cloth is patterned through successive dyeings." And Boston has some beautiful examples. Ex RISD Library copy. Stock#45088. Good+, soft cover.

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Buchanan, Rita.  
A Dyer's Garden from Plant to Pot: Growing Dyes for Natural Fibers.

Publisher: Interweave Press [Loveland, CO, 1995].
112 p., index, color photos & drawings; 18.5 cm. Contents: Choosing Which Plants To Grow; Getting and Growing Dye Plants; Planning a Dye Garden; The Basics of Dyeing with Plants; Colors and Colors; A Portfolio of Dye Garden Plants; Suppliers; Bibliography. Color pictorial paper covers; fine, gift quality. stock#102305.

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Colton, Mary-Russell Ferrell  
Hopi Dyes
Publisher: The Museum of Northern Arizona, 1965 Flagstaff, AZ.
Book. Book condition: Good. Trade paperback 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Museum of Northern Arizona Bulletin No. 41. "The written primarily for the Hopi themselves and especially for the 'young people' who, in a rapidly changing world, tend to forget the accomplishments and discoveries of their own people. The 'recipes' presented in this paper have all been tested by the writer and assembled in a workable form. The materials used and their treatment in the laboratory follow primitive procedure as closely as possible. These procedures are 'time consuming' and as 'time' today is extremely valuable, the Hopi dyer need have no fear that his art will ever be commercialized..." x + 87 pages. Book is in GOOD condition. Paper wrappers.

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Pierce, Edward W.  
Modern Methods of Dyeing
Publisher: Ciba Co, New York, 1940.
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good/None Red cloth boards with gilt titling and deco on cover and spine, 4 3/4 x 7 1/4 ins., corners and spine ends lightly rubbed. Binding is sound. Interior unmarked. Limited edition printing, this volume unnumbered. Pierce authored this series on modern dyeing materials and methods and was a technician with Ciba Co.; he also was superintendent for Liberty Dye Works in Reading, PA. Chapters include Development of the Color Sense, Textile Fibers and Mechanical Equipment, Basic and Direct Dyestuffs, types of dyes including Acid, Chrome Mordant, Sulphur Color, Vat and Naphthol, and Fastness Ratings and Tables. Illustrated in B&W with diagrams, photos and tables. Language: English. Pages: 114

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Purchase direct from: Quadrant Book Mart. Item number: 7205.
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