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5 edition of Straits Chinese beadwork & embroidery found in the catalog.

Straits Chinese beadwork & embroidery

Ho, Wing Meng.

Straits Chinese beadwork & embroidery

a collector"s guide

by Ho, Wing Meng.

  • 177 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Times Books International in Singapore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Straits Settlements,
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Beadwork -- Straits Settlements -- Collectors and collecting.,
    • Beadwork -- China -- Collectors and collecting.,
    • Embroidery, Peranakan -- Collectors and collecting.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesStraits Chinese beadwork and embroidery.
      StatementHo Wing Meng.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK3650.5.M42 H6 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination176 p. :
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2518994M
      ISBN 109971651947
      LC Control Number87944039
      OCLC/WorldCa17321213

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      This book provides a detailed account of the development of the Straits Chinese social and material culture. The text is illustrated with many historical photographs, and a very large selection of high quality colour plates of architecture, forniture, costumes, beadwork, textiles, embroidery, gold and silver jewellery, domestic objects and. Buy # - Straits Chinese Beadwork N Embroidery Collector's Guide Book in Singapore,Singapore. Get great deals on Vintage & Collectibles Chat to Buy.

      Peranakan Cut Beads(Peranakan: Manek potong) are faceted glass beads used by the Peranakan women to make Peranakan beaded slippers (kasot manek) and other Peranakan artifacts like wedding veils, handbags, belts, tapestries and pouches.. The beads used in the past were very tiny multi-faceted glass seed beads from the beaded slippers, both smooth and faceted beads . Book Accessories DIY bead embroidery kit Honey needlework craft room wall decor gift idea bumblebee Art Home Decor DIY Gift embroidery pattern beetles $ FREE shipping Favorite Add to Peranakan or Straits Chinese Beadwork Notebook LavenderCraftingCorn. From shop LavenderCraftingCorn. 5 out of 5 stars (8) 8 reviews $ Favorite.


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Straits Chinese beadwork & embroidery by Ho, Wing Meng. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Straits Chinese Beadwork and Embroidery Hardcover – January 1, by Wing Meng Ho (Author) › Visit Amazon's Wing Meng Ho Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Wing 5/5(1). This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in Although much literature has been written on various aspects of Straits Chinese culture and its fascinating arts and crafts, nothing has hitherto been written on Straits Chinese beadwork and embroidery.

This book is the first of its kind. It aBrand: Robert Yeo. As with the other books that Ho has produced there's lots here to spark new interest plus a beautiful collection of colour photographs. Unlike the silver and porcelain that was used by the Straits Chinese, bead and embroidery work was locally produced, rather than.

Straits Chinese Beadwork and Embroidery:A Collector's GuidebyHo Wing MengNew. This book claims to be the first of its kind in that not much was written about the subject before the author, an untiring expert on all things Straits Chinese, decided to share his knowledge with us. As with the other books that Ho has produced there's lots here to spark new interest plus a.

Introduction--The romance of ancient beads--Straits Chinese beadwork as a distinctive handicraft--Beads, threads, and needles--Techniques of beading--Categories of Straits Chinese beadwork--Peranakan beadwork from Indonesia--The art of painting with a needle--Techniques of embroidery--Categories of Straits Chinese embroidery--Needles, threads.

Buy Straits Chinese Beadwork and Embroidery: A Collector's Guide New edition by Ho Wing Meng (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Straits Chinese beadwork & embroidery book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Ho Wing Meng. Straits Chinese Embroidery and Beadwork: The Private Collection of Baba Peter SoonLillian Tong.

A tour through the rich collection of the owner of the Penang Peranakan Mansion, a Museum dedicated to preserving the culture of the Straits Chinese, a unique group descended from intermarriage between early Chinese settlers and their Malay wives. This book is the first of its kind.

It also highlights the uniqueness of beadwork and embroidery in that, unlike porcelain and silver, which have actually been made by mainland Chinese craftsmen to Straits Chinese specifications, beadwork and embroidery are the exclusive handicrafts of the Straits nonyas.

This book provides a detailed account of the development of the Straits Chinese social and material culture. The text is illustrated with many historical photographs, and a very large selection of high quality colour plates of architecture, furniture, costumes, beadwork, textiles, embroidery, gold and silver jewellery, domestic objects and.

Straits Chinese Beadwork and Embroidery. Singapore: Marshall Cavendish Editions, Huang Lijie. “Nyonya embroidery and beadwork on show at the Peranakan Museum”, The Straits Times, 28 June Lam, Shusan.

“Defiantly, he weaves life into a dying Peranakan craft”, Channel News Asia, 22 June Lee, P. Sarong Kebaya. Cheah Hwei-Fe’n examines the impact of print media on the time-honoured craft of Peranakan embroidery and beadwork. Singapore’s national respository of nyonya needlework, comprising the embroidery and beadwork of the Peranakan 1 (or Straits Chinese) community from Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Myanmar, is unsurpassed as a public collection.

The Straits Chinese referred to the beads as Embroidery and Beadwork in the Peranakan World, Asian Civilisations Museum, Ho, W.M., Straits Chinese Beadwork & Embroidery: A Collector’s Guide, Times Books International, Fang, J.P., P.

Wang & J. Rutherford, Elegance of the Qing Court: Reflections of a Dynasty through its Art. Until the first half of the twentieth century, Nonya beadwork and embroidery were important means of textile decoration for the Peranakans, the acculturated Chinese settlers in the Straits Settlements and the Netherlands Indies.

Intricate and visually distinctive, Nonya beadwork is now regarded as a visual marker of a quaint Peranakan past. this is a breathtaking, stunningly gorgeous, inspiring book about two aspects of a fascinating culture.

the text is fascinating. the photos are wonderful. given the current level of popularity of beading (and the continuing popularity of embroidery), it is beyond belief that this book is 5/5. Straits Chinese by Joo Ee Khoo,available at Book Depository with free delivery Penang, Malacca and book provides a detailed account of the development of the Straits Chinese social and material culture.

furniture, costumes, beadwork, textiles, embroidery, gold and silver jewellery, domestic objects and. The Straits Chinese: A Cultural History by Joo Ee Khoo Ee.

Buy from Abe Books. Buy from Book Depository. Buy from Amazon. Since ancient times, Southeast Asia has been an important link in the trade routes connecting China with India, Arabia and Europe. Sep 6, - Explore Knit Quilt Crochet Embroidery 's board "Peranakan Beadworks", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Beaded shoes, Bead work, Beaded pins. Peranakan beaded slippers, also known as kasut manek, literally meaning beaded shoes, is a type of shoe that dates back to the early twentieth century. It refers to beaded slippers worn by a nyonya to complete her Sarong Kebaya outfit, together with chained brooches (kerosang) and a silver belt (tali pendeng).

The slippers are made of Peranakan cut beads (manek potong). The Straits Chinese referred to the beads as manek potong (‘cut beads’) and acquired them from street peddlers and specialist merchants for the purpose of beading and embroidery.

The pouch is in very good condition with losses only to some of the peripheral beading. Wing Meng Ho is the author of Strait's Chinese Silver ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews), Straits Chinese Beadwork &Amp; Embroidery ( avg rating, /5(1). Rare Straits Chinese Beadwork Panel.

Straits Settlements, Malaysia/Singapore, late 19th century. This rectangular panel of dark red embroidered ground is finely beaded in the nonya or Straits Chinese style with deer, birds, butterflies, peonies and fruits with very small, multi-coloured rocaille glass beads.Great deals on Embroidery Nonfiction Books in Chinese.

Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items! Straits Chinese Beadwork & Embroidery by Ho Wing Meng hc/dj ~ Asian needlework. $ $ shipping. 4 pre-owned from $ Watch. Detrous & Colorful. - Masterwork Chinese Straits Beadwork | eBay.

Dress: c. South Dakota Hide, seed beads, sinew Item number: 20/ Earrings: c. South Dakota Glass tube beads, rawhide, sinew Item number: 1/ Belt: c. South Dakota Harness leather, German silver conchos, commercial buckle Item number: 1/