Islamic Art and Architecture

Written By Robert Hillenbrand
Islamic Art and Architecture
  • Publsiher : Thames & Hudson
  • Release : 01 January 1999
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 2 reviews
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Islamic Art and Architecture

Islamic Art and Architecture
  • Author : Robert Hillenbrand
  • Publisher : Thames & Hudson
  • Release Date : 1999-01-01
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : A guide to the architecture, calligraphy, ceramics, and other arts of Islam covers a thousand years of history and an area stretching from the Atlantic to the borders of India and China...

Islamic Art and Architecture 650 1250

Islamic Art and Architecture 650 1250
  • Author : Richard Ettinghausen,Oleg Grabar,Professor Emeritus of Islamic Art and Architecture Oleg Grabar,Marilyn Jenkins
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2003-07-11
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : This richly illustrated book provides an unsurpassed overview of Islamic art and architecture from the seventh to the thirteenth centuries, a time of the formation of a new artistic culture and its first, medieval, flowering in the vast area from the Atlantic to India. Inspired by Ettinghausen and Grabar’s ...

Islamic Art and Architecture

Islamic Art and Architecture
  • Author : Peter Osier
  • Publisher : Encyclopaedia Britannica
  • Release Date : 2017-07-15
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : "The Islamic world has a rich artistic tradition, with particular strengths in calligraphy, illuminated manuscripts, architecture, and the decorative arts. This reference traces the development of Islamic art and architecture from the Umayyad dynasty to the present day. Readers will learn about the art of the Fatimids, Seljuqs, Mamluks, Mongols, ...

A Companion to Islamic Art and Architecture

A Companion to Islamic Art and Architecture
  • Author : Finbarr Barry Flood,Gulru Necipoglu
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-06-16
  • Total pages : 1448
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : The two-volume Companion to Islamic Art and Architecture bridges the gap between monograph and survey text by providing a new level of access and interpretation to Islamic art. The more than 50 newly commissioned essays revisit canonical topics, and include original approaches and scholarship on neglected aspects of the field. This ...

Muqarnas Volume 25

Muqarnas  Volume 25
  • Author : Gülru Necipoglu
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2008-12-23
  • Total pages : 408
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : Muqarnas is sponsored by The Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts. In Muqarnas articles are being published on all aspects of Islamic visual culture, historical and contemporary, as well as articles dealing with unpublished textual primary sources....

Islamic Art and Architecture

Islamic Art and Architecture
  • Author : Robert Hillenbrand
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-09-08
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : A bold, readable, and beautifully illustrated introduction to Islamic art and architecture, this renowned book is now available in an updated and revised edition featuring color illustrations throughout....

Bibliography of Art and Architecture in the Islamic World 2 vol set

Bibliography of Art and Architecture in the Islamic World  2 vol  set
  • Author : Susan Sinclair
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2012-04-03
  • Total pages : 1512
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : Following the tradition and style of the acclaimed Index Islamicus, the editors have created this new Bibliography of Art and Architecture in the Islamic World. The editors have surveyed and annotated a wide range of books and articles from collected volumes and journals published in all European languages (except Turkish) ...

The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture
  • Author : Jonathan Bloom,Sheila S. Blair
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : Oxford University Press is proud to present the most up-to-date and comprehensive encyclopedia in this field. In three illustrated volumes with more than 1,500 entries, the Encyclopedia deals with all aspects of this important area of study, ranging from the Middle East to Central Asia to Southeast Asia and Africa as ...

Envisioning Islamic Art and Architecture

Envisioning Islamic Art and Architecture
  • Author : David J. Roxburgh
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2014-11-14
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : Envisioning Islamic Art and Architecture: Essays in Honor of Renata Holod offers innovative analyses and interpretations of both familiar and previously unpublished objects and monuments, its essays adopting the broad range of methodological approaches stimulated by Holod's research and pedagogy....

The Art and Architecture of Islam 1250 1800

The Art and Architecture of Islam 1250 1800
  • Author : Sheila S. Blair,Jonathan M. Bloom
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 1996-09-25
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : They discuss, for example, how the universal caliphs of the first six centuries gave way to regional rulers and how, in this new world order, Iranian forms, techniques, and motifs played a dominant role in the artistic life of most of the Muslim world; the one exception was the Maghrib, ...

Islam

Islam
  • Author : Markus Hattstein
  • Publisher : Hf Ullmann
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 623
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : "• Architecture, ornamental tiles, ceramics, jewelry, tapestry work, book illumination, calligraphy • The historical development of Islam and Islamic art • Regional variations of different art forms and architecture "...

Early Islamic Art and Architecture

Early Islamic Art and Architecture
  • Author : Jonathan M. Bloom,Professor of Islamic Art Jonathan M Bloom
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 420
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : Early Islamic Art and Architecture deals with the formative period of Islamic art (to c. 950), and the different approaches to studying it. Individual essays deal with architecture, ceramics, coins, textiles, and manuscripts, as well as with such broad questions as the supposed prohibition of images, and the relationships between sacred ...

The Timeline History of Islamic Art and Architecture

The Timeline History of Islamic Art and Architecture
  • Author : Nasser D. Khalili
  • Publisher : Worth Publishers
  • Release Date : 2005-01-01
  • Total pages : 186
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : The history of Islam stretches from the seventh century to the present and encompasses an area from Spain to Indonesia, North Africa to the Steppes. The material culture of the Muslim peoples is accordingly richly varied, taking in architectural projects on a vast scale and minutely detailed miniature paintings, exquisitely ...

Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art Architecture Three Volume Set

Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art   Architecture  Three Volume Set
  • Author : Jonathan Bloom,Sheila Blair
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release Date : 2009-05-14
  • Total pages : 1676
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : Oxford University Press is proud to present the most up-to-date and comprehensive encyclopedia in this field. In three illustrated volumes with more than 1,500 entries, the Encyclopedia deals with all aspects of this important area of study, ranging from the Middle East to Central Asia to Southeast Asia and Africa as ...

The Formation of Islamic Art

The Formation of Islamic Art
  • Author : Oleg Grabar
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 1987-01-01
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 9780500203057
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Summary : This classic work on the nature of early Islamic art has now been brought up to date in order to take into consideration material that has recently come to light. In a new chapter, Oleg Grabar develops alternate models for the formation of Islamic art, tightens its chronology, and discusses ...