Jonathan Hope has been collecting and handling textiles and other works of art, specialising in South East Asia, since the 1970s. He has exhibited at several international art events most recently Parcours des Mondes and has participated in non-commercial shows. He is a regular contributor to Hali magazine and lectures on Indonesian textile traditions. This is his second appearance at Asian Art in London.
Shapero Rare Books Ltd
106 New Bond Street
From India to Indonesia
Shapero Rare Books Ltd, 105 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London, W1S 1DN
This exhibition continues with the theme established last year and includes a small group of rare Indonesian masks, a number of Southeast Asian and Indian textiles and an important seated wooden ancestor figure, gundurik, from the Kalasha culture of Pakistan’s Chitral region.
We will also be exhibiting a number of fine Indonesian textiles and an important Indian palempore dating from circa 1730 made on the Coromandel coast for the Dutch market.
20th October – 5th November
Monday – Saturday: 10:00 – 18:00
Sunday: 11:00 – 17:00
Thursday 20th October Indian and Islamic Launch evening: 17:00 – 20:00
Thursday 27th October East Asian Launch evening: 17:00 – 20:00
Near Kensington Church Street
By appointment only