Sample book, (part of a collection demonstrating kalamkari cloth painting), 'SriKalahusti Kalamkari Sample Set', paper / textile, written by Jonnalagadda Guruppa Chetty, Sri Kalahusti, Andhra Pradesh, India, 1985
The book illustrates 18 stages in the process of kalamkari cloth painting. The first page is an introduction by 'Guruppa Chetty' recipient of 'National Award 9/48 Bahadurpeta, SriKalahusti - 517644 India'. The subsequent pages each has a piece of fabric stapled to it with a short description of how that fabric has been treated. The last page has a piece of fabric stapled to the page which has written on it information about the materials used. The notebook is bound in a pink cardboard cover with the pages stapled together and decorated with a printed border of lamp motifs.