The hidden secrets of Metsovan textiles and their role in the daily life of the inhabitants of Metsovo from the Folklore Museum of the Baron M. Tositsas Foundation.
Τhis book deals with the secrets of the weaving of Metsovo, which are presented in a simple, yet elegant manner. The subject is not only treated from a strictly technical and aesthetic point of view, but consideration is also given to the various interpretations of it, its symbols, and role of weaving as a factor in the everyday life of Metsovo. Representative examples of domestic textiles and traditional costumes from the Collection of the Laographic Museum of the Baron M. Tositsa Foundation are described in succinct, authoritative texts, accompanied by impressive, lavish illustrations, which introduce us to the beauty of the art and tradition of the weaving of Metsovo.
Weight 1310 g Dimensions 24.5 × 27.5 cm Binding Language
Pages 160 Images 270 Drawings