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The Art and Architecture of Islam, 1250-1800

The Art and Architecture of Islam, 1250-1800

by Sheila S. Blair, Jonathan M. Bloom
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300064659

ISBN-13: 9780300064650

Pub. Date: 09/28/1996

Publisher: Yale University Press

Virtually all the masterpieces of Islamic art-the Alhambra, the Taj Mahal, and the Tahmasp Shahnama-were produced during the period from the Mongol conquests in the early thirteenth century to the advent of European colonial rule in the nineteenth. This lavishly illustrated book surveys the architecture and arts of the traditional Islamic lands during this era.

Overview

Virtually all the masterpieces of Islamic art-the Alhambra, the Taj Mahal, and the Tahmasp Shahnama-were produced during the period from the Mongol conquests in the early thirteenth century to the advent of European colonial rule in the nineteenth. This lavishly illustrated book surveys the architecture and arts of the traditional Islamic lands during this era.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300064650
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
09/28/1996
Series:
The Yale University Press Pelican Histor
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
321,397
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

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