Silk. The 1900's in Como


Catalogue of the exhibition curated by Chiara Buss. The project described the history of the city of Como, Italy, textile cluster from the very origin to the end of the 20th century, by exhibiting three-years of research carried out by Museo Studio del Tessuto in Como's silk industry archives that for the first time in history were opened to the scrutiny of historians.

With texts by Margherita Bellezza Rosina, Rossana Bossaglia, Chiara Buss, Grazietta Butazzi, Barbara Cattaneo, Francina Chiara, Anna Maria Galli, Bonizza Giordani Aragno.

Editor: Chiara Buss
Publisher: Silvana Editoriale
2001, Ita./Eng., 344 pages, colors

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