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Islamic Art: Architecture, Painting, Calligraphy, Ceramics, Glass, Carpets
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This gorgeous survey of art from the Islamic world covers three continents and fourteen centuries. From its birth in the seventh century through modern times, the Islamic religion has inspired glorious works of art. This stunning book includes more than four…
Islamic Art Of Illumination: Classical Tazhib From Ottoman To Contemporary Times
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Islamic Art of Illumination presents an amazing mixture of classical Turkish illumination patterns and their contemporary interpretations. It illustrates how illumination, also known as the art of tezhip, was applied to various articles during the Ottoman period,…
Epic Iran: 5000 Years Of Culture
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|April 20, 2021

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Masterpieces From The Department Of Islamic Art In The Metropolitan Museum Of Art [arabic Edition…
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This expansive book reveals the great diversity and range of art of the Arab lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia, and later South Asia. Published to coincide with the historic reopening of the galleries of the Metropolitan Museum's Islamic Art Department, it…
The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture: An essential introduction to Islamic…
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Provides an in-depth and diverse suvery of 1,400 years of art and architecture from ornate mosques and pottery, to calligraphy, carpets and costume
Mesopotamia: Civilization Begins
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|April 7, 2020

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Mesopotamia, in modern-day Iraq, was home to the remarkable ancient civilizations of Sumer, Akkad, Babylonia, and Assyria. From the rise of the first cities around 3500 BCE, through the mighty empires of Nineveh and Babylon, to the demise of its native culture…
Allah's Automata: Artifacts of the Arabic-Islamic Renaissance (800-1200)
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The first Renaissance did not take place in Europe, but in Mesopotamia: Arabic-Islamic culture functioned as a mediator between classical antiquity and the early modern age in Europe. This volume, edited by renowned theorist Siegfried Zielinski, explores the rich…
Islamic Art And Architecture: New Edition
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A bold, readable, andbeautifully illustratedintroduction to Islamic artand architecture, thisrenowned book is nowavailable in an updated andrevised edition featuring colorillustrations throughout. Including over a thousand years…
Ink, Silk & Gold: Islamic Art from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
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|June 23, 2015

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Ink, Silk & Gold explores the dynamic and complex traditions of Islamic art through more than 115 works of art drawn from the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Works in a range of media are reproduced in full color and exquisite detail--manuscripts…
The Shahnama Of Shah Tahmasp: The Persian Book Of Kings
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A smaller, more accessible version of the 2011 sold-out deluxe edition, with beautiful illustrations and informative supplementary texts The Shahnama, an epic poem from the 10th century that chronicles Iran’s mythical history before the founding of Islam,…
Pattern And Light: The Aga Khan Museum
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|November 25, 2014

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An introduction to 1,400 years of Islamic art and culture as seen through the stunning and diverse masterpieces of the new Aga Khan Museum. Opening in 2014 in Toronto, the Aga Khan Museum will be a showplace for Islamic art and culture unlike anything in the…
Making Modernity In The Islamic Mediterranean
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|This title releases May 3, 2022

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The Islamic world's artistic traditions experienced profound transformation in the 19th century as rapidly developing technologies and globalizing markets ushered in drastic changes in technique, style, and content. Despite the importance and ingenuity of these…
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