Islamic Art and Architecture: From Isfahan to the Taj Mahal

Islamic Art and Architecture: From Isfahan to the Taj Mahal by Henri Stierlin, Anne Stierlin

Title: Islamic Art and Architecture: From Isfahan to the Taj Mahal
Author: Henri Stierlin, Anne Stierlin
ISBN10: 0500511004
ISBN13: 978-0500511008
Publisher: Thames & Hudson (November 1, 2002)
Language: English
Subcategory: Architecture
Size PDF: 1657 kb
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Pages: 320 pages
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Islamic Art and Architecture: From Isfahan to the Taj Mahal by Henri Stierlin, Anne Stierlin


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More than five hundred full-color illustrations and reproductions capture a panoramic array of Islamic art and architecture in a study that examines the sources, forms, themes, and symbolism of Islamic artistry, as exemplified in mosques, palaces, landscape architecture, caligraphy, miniature painting, tapestries and textiles, and other artforms.