Rosemary Crill BiographySenior Curator – The Fabric of India Exhibition.
Name: Rosemary Crill
Role: Senior Curator – Indian Textiles Exhibition
I am interested in Indian textiles; Rajasthani painting.
Selected Research Outputs (Exhibitions)
‘The Indian Portrait, 1560-1860’ (co-curator with Kapil Jariwala), National Portrait Gallery, London, March-June 2010.
Indian Textiles, V&A Sept 2015-Jan 2016
Books and exhibition catalogues
Marwar Painting: A History of the Jodhpur Style. Mumbai, India Book House, 1999.
Indian Embroidery, London, V&A, 1999.
Trade, Temple and Court: Indian Textiles from the Tapi Collection (co-author with Ruth Barnes and Steven Cohen), Mumbai, India Book House, 2002.
Arts of Mughal India. Studies in honour of Robert Skelton (co-editor with S.Stronge and A.Topsfield). Ahmedabad, Mapin, 2004.
Textiles from India: the Global Trade (editor), Seagull Books, 2005.
The Making of the Jameel Gallery of Islamic Art at the Victoria and Albert Museum, [co-editor with Tim Stanley], London, V&A, 2006.
Chintz: Indian textiles for the West. London, V&A Publishing, 2008.
The Indian Portrait 1560-1860 (co-editor with Kapil Jariwala and co-author), National Portrait Gallery, London and Mapin Publishing, Ahmedabad, 2010.
British Asian Style: fashion & textiles/past & present (co-editor with C. Breward and P. Crang and co-author), London V&A Publishing, 2010.
‘Dress and textiles in Waterhouse’s photographs’ in: John Falconer, ed. ‘The Waterhouse Albums. Central Indian provinces’. Ahmedabad, Mapin Publishing and New Delhi, The Alkazi Collection of Photography, 2009.
‘Aspects of South Indian Painting: three paintings in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London’ in A. Dallapiccola, ed, ‘Indian Painting: the lesser-known traditions.’
New Delhi: Niyogi Books, 2011.
‘Embroidery in Kashmir shawls’ in S.Cohen, ed., ‘Kashmir shawls: the TAPI Collection.’
Mumbai, The Shoestring Publisher, 2012.
‘Seven Yogis, a Dog and a Banyan Tree: The long journey of a Rajasthani composition’, in Mahesh Sharma and Padma Kaimal eds., ‘Themes, Histories, Interpretations. Essays in Honour of B.N.Goswamy’. Ahmedabad, Mapin Publishing, 2013.