Himalayan Art Resources

Textile: Decorative

Textile: Main Page

Subjects, Topics & Types:
- Description (below)
- Banners
- Hangings
- Carpets
- Ritual
- Offerings
- Miscellaneous
- Confusions
- Others...

- Textile Art
- Thangka: Textile Mounts

The defining characteristic of Decorative textiles is that they are predominantly non-figurative. They are also non-narrative and non-diagrammatic. There are many types and uses for textiles other than as a figurative scrollwork.

Jeff Watt 2-2022