Textile Production is perhaps one of the most defining arts of civilization.
From objects of simple necessity to majestic luxury they are emblematic
of the creative genius and technical mastery of the artistic traditions
of the world. At Textileasart.com, we want to answer all of your questions
and inqueries about any antique textile objects you can find! We can
provide you with any additional information on purchasing textiles,
selling your textiles, restoring and preserving your textiles, appraisals
and much much more! Just ask!
*We update the textiles on this site on a rotating basis. If you see
a textile you are interested in please record the number. If you do
not see it again on this site please check our archives where our
textiles are listed by their numbers. Or email us.
you are an educator and you'd like to have additional information
on ANY antique textile on this site, OR an antique textile you may
know of otherwise, please email us with as much information as you
have and we will be happy to fill in any blanks. We believe that textiles
have created a clear and exciting path from our earliest history to
our present time and that they can serve as an incredible tool to
teach subjects like history and art.
If you're a private
collector or a first time buyer, Textileasart.com wants
you to find the most exquisite piece for your home, office, or for
a gift! We'll help you find a textile that is specific to your eye
and unique to the world. We will guarantee that if your textile isn't
on this site, we will help you find it through our net of wholesale
dealers and antique sellers.
If you're an antique textile
dealer or a first time seller we can help you find clients,
answer questions, contact auction houses, offer appraisals and provide
any information you may need to sell your goods! TextileAsArt.com
has also bought many beautiful pieces from dealers and antique textile
collectors from all over the world.
If you're looking
for a restoration or preservation expert please visit our Services
page or email us with the kind of antique textile, condition, size
and as much additonal information as you have so we can find the right
expert for you!
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to your friends. Just enter your friend's email address in the easy
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you would like to sell/show one of your textiles on TextileAsArt.com
please email us your request from our Services
We invite you to Visit Hamid Tavakoli's
exceptional warehouse in New York City to get a hands on experience
with some of these beautiful textiles appearing on this site. In the
meantime, browse our web site where a selection of fine pieces from
his collection may be viewed and purchased at great wholesale prices.
A list of textile related publications and reference books may be
found in our Bibliography page which
we can easily find for you online or in a store close to you. TextileAsArt.com
also offers affordable Web Sites from
our in-house web designer!