The Art of Islam

The Art of Islam

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Copublished by UNESCO, combines a geographical and a chronological survey of Islamic art. Surveys the architecture from Iran to China, the Maghreb to India; and traces artistic styles from the Umayyad and early Abbasid dynasties (650-750 A.D.) to the Ottoman and Mughal empires of the 18th and 19th century. The beautiful photographs, most in color, are interspersed with short chapter introductions. Includes a chronology and two maps. No bibliography. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: Paris : Unesco : Flammarion, [1990]
Copyright Date: ©1990
ISBN: 9782080135100
Branch Call Number: 709.17 ATASO
Characteristics: 176 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Rogers, Michael 1935-
Bahnassi, Afif


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