Patterns of India (Paperback)

Notebooks: Set of 3 (Thames & Hudson Gift)

By Henry Wilson

Thames & Hudson, 9780500420546, 48pp.

Publication Date: August 23, 2016

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Paperback (8/23/2016)

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Description

Three vibrant and colorful notebooks—two blank and one ruled—with coversfeaturing artwork derived from India’s decorative genius


The richness of the arts of India is overwhelming, and perhaps most noticeably so in its architecture. This set of notebooks, featuring intricate patterns in Indian architecture and design on the covers, showcases the exquisite detail of the decorative compositions, their finesse, precision, and creativity. It also highlights the skill, patience, and pictorial imagination of the many thousands of craftsmen and their patrons.


About the Author

Henry Wilson is well known as a photographer of architecture and interiors, with a special interest in India. His books include India Contemporary and Pattern and Ornament in the Arts of India, and he is a frequent contributor to The World of Interiors, Architectural Digest, and other design magazines. He lives in London.