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Islamic Arts from Spain
By Brand: Victoria n Albert Museum
ean: 9781851775989, isbn: 1851775986,
Intricate, elaborate, and colorful, Islamic art produced in medieval Spain has had a lasting influence on Western decorative art. This fascinating book, lavishly illustrated with objects drawn from the V&A’s collections, includes exquisite ivory ca...
Crosses of Ethiopia: The Sign of Faith. Evolution and Form
ean: 9788876242564, isbn: 8876242562,
There is no country in the world that matches Ethiopia in the number of forms and types of its crosses. Ever since Ethiopia's conversion to Christianity, the cross has appeared almost universally, not only as a liturgical instrument in churches and m...
Writing the Word of God: Calligraphy and the Qur'an (Museum of Fine Arts, Houston)
By Museum Fine Arts Houston
ean: 9780300142006, isbn: 0300142005,
The art of Islamic calligraphy developed from the 7th to the 14th century, beginning in western Arabia, spreading south to Yemen and north to the Near East, and continuing east and west to Iran, Egypt, North Africa, and Spain. This handsome book demo...
Modernism and the Art of Muslim South Asia
By Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers
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ean: 9788121512404, isbn: 8121512409,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
This pioneering work traces the emergence of the modern and contemporary art of Muslim South Asia in relation to transnational modernism and in light of the region's intellectual, cultural, and political developments. Art historian Iftikhar Dadi here...
The Mosaics of Khirbet el-Mafjar: Hisham's Palace
By Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781614910046, isbn: 1614910049,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
This is a presentation of beautiful colored mosaics. They originate from buildings in the oasis of Jericho and all date from the first half of the eighth century, during the time of Umayyad caliphate of the early Islamic period. Many visitors have ha...
ean: 9780814713280, isbn: 0814713289,
The first object created by God, according to early Muslim commentators, was the pen, which he used to chronicle events to come. The word, in its various manifestations, is central to the Islamic faith. Surely a reflection of this centrality, profuse...
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