Islamic Prayer Rugs
February 27 – April 07, 1973
Sunday, March 11, 1973, 3:00 pm
Some Thoughts on the Care and Construction of Oriental Rugs
Location: Classic Building, Room 10, University of Chicago
Mayer-Thurman is the Curator of Textiles at the Art Institute at Chicago. This lecture will be illustrated by slides and will cover the various techniques for making rugs, their structure, and methods for their care and preservation. The exhibition will be open following the lecture.