Eric Shen PDF Book: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and ArchitectureOxford Reference. Available online as part of Oxford Reference - cross-search quality A-Z reference at the click of a button. Library Recommendation Form. The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture is the most comprehensive reference work in this complex and diverse area of art history. Built on the acclaimed scholarship of the Grove Dictionary of Art , this work offers over 1, up-to-date entries on Islamic art and architecture ranging from the Middle East to Central and South Asia, Africa, and Europe and spans over a thousand years of history. Recent changes in Islamic art in areas such as Afghanistan, Iran, and Iraq are elucidated here by distinguished scholars.
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New York: Harry N. We augmented biographies of scholars who had worked in the field our criterion was that the scholar in question had to be retired because Post-modernism has taught us that the backgrounds of authors affect the kind of art history they write. Their latest opus, is worthy to be included on their stellar list of classic works not only for being the only resource in English solely devoted to Islamic art and architectu. Dictionary of Islamic Architecture.
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The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture is the most comprehensive reference work in this complex and diverse area of art history. Built on the acclaimed scholarship of the Grove Dictionary of Art , this work offers over 1, up-to-date entries on Islamic art and architecture ranging from the Middle East to Central and South Asia, Africa, and Europe and spans over a thousand years of history. Recent changes in Islamic art in areas such as Afghanistan, Iran and Iraq are elucidated here by distinguished scholars. Entries provide in-depth art historical and cultural information about dynasties, art forms, artists, architecture, rulers, monuments, archaeological sites and stylistic developments. In addition, over illustrations of sculpture, mosaic, painting, ceramics, architecture, metalwork and calligraphy illuminate the rich artistic tradition of the Islamic world. With the fundamental understanding that Islamic art is not limited to a particular region, or to a defined period of time, the Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture offers pathways into Islamic culture through its art. Sheila S.
This explosion of new information has not, been spread equally throughout the Islamic lands. The Formation of Islamic Art. New York: Walker Publishing Co. Bloom and Sheila S.
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