Islamic Arts

Islamic Arts

Book - 1997
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Baker & Taylor
Traces the development of Islamic art during three broad periods, and show how they reflect various aspects of Islamic culture

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Survey's Islamic art in its myriad cultural and regional variation during the first twelve centuries after the revelations of The Prophet. Without minimizing the differences, focuses on the temporal and geographical continuity of certain characteristics. Considers buildings, books, and applied arts. Highly illustrated, mostly with color photographs but also with maps and building plans. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: London : Phaidon Press, 1997
ISBN: 9780714831763
Branch Call Number: 704.94897 B623i
Characteristics: 447 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Blair, Sheila


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