“Mysteries are still hidden within the masterpieces of textile art. The more interesting theories relate to the liaison between carpets and painting, as we may see from the images illustrating the great volume published by Moshe Tabibnia, Milan, in concomitance with the exhibition held last autumn at the gallery. Famous historic carpets are illustrated in this book showing the connections not only with some European paintings and Oriental miniatures but also with decorative motifs and architectural style, shedding light on subtle resemblances that may surprise the reader, and suggesting fascinating hypothesis and revised dating. [...]”.
Chiara Pasqualetti Johnson