Skip to main content

V&A Pattern

Chinese Textiles

Esmé Whittaker


List Price: 12.95*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Following the success of the previous titles in the V&A Pattern series, four new books reveal more of the V&A's spectacular and extensive pattern collections. 

Chinese Textiles by Yueh-Siang Chang moves through the centuries highlighting the motifs of luxurious courtly robes, floral silks intended for the export market, and even the tongue-in-cheek patterns of Vivienne Tam.

V & A Publishing, 9781851776221, 80pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2011

About the Author

Yueh-Siang Chang is assistant curator of Chinese arts in the Asian Department at the V&A.