The L. A. Mayer Memorial Studies in Islamic Art and Archeology

The L. A. Mayer Memorial Studies in Islamic Art and Archeology

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Affect, Emotion, and Subjectivity in Early Modern Muslim Empires: New Studies in Ottoman, Safavid, and Mughal Art and Culture
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Kishwar Rizvi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-06 - Publisher: BRILL

Affect, Emotion and Subjectivity in Early Modern Muslim Empires is a study of art, literature and architecture that considers the intentions and motivations of patrons and artists in the urban and cultural milieu of the Ottoman, Safavid and Mughal courts.
Islamic Art and Architecture 650-1250
Language: en
Pages: 364
Authors: Richard Ettinghausen, Oleg Grabar, Professor Emeritus of Islamic Art and Architecture Oleg Grabar, Marilyn Jenkins
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-07-11 - Publisher: Yale University Press

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 original
Perspectives on Early Islamic Art in Jerusalem
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Lawrence Nees
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-17 - Publisher: BRILL

In Perspectives on Early Islamic Art in Jerusalem, Lawrence Nees analyzes early Islamic monuments on the Haram al-Sharif, or the Temple Mount: the Dome of the Chain, and the capitals with figures of eagles in the Dome of the Rock.
The Dragon in Medieval East Christian and Islamic Art
Language: en
Pages: 404
Authors: Sara Kuehn
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-12 - Publisher: BRILL

This book is a pioneering work on a key iconographic motif, that of the dragon. It examines the perception of this complex, multifaceted motif within the overall intellectual and visual universe of the medieval Irano-Turkish world. Using a broadly comparative approach, the author explores the ever-shifting semantics of the dragon
Bibliography of Art and Architecture in the Islamic World (2 vols.)
Language: en
Pages: 1508
Authors: Susan Sinclair
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-03 - Publisher: BRILL

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)