Islamic Designs for Artists and Craftspeople

Islamic Designs for Artists and Craftspeople

Author: Eva Wilson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486258195

Category: Design

Page: 21

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Beautifully rendered from book illustrations, pottery, metalwork, carvings, and other sources, these 280 black-and-white designs include geometrics, florals, and animal and human figures in circular, hexagonal, rectangular, and other shapes.

Islamic Designs for Artists and Craftspeople
Language: en
Pages: 21
Authors: Eva Wilson
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Beautifully rendered from book illustrations, pottery, metalwork, carvings, and other sources, these 280 black-and-white designs include geometrics, florals, and animal and human figures in circular, hexagonal, rectangular, and other shapes.
Islamic Art and Architecture 650-1250
Language: en
Pages: 344
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
Islamic Design
Language: en
Pages: 127
Authors: Dover Publications Inc
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Dover Publications

This treasury of 201 color and 12 black-and-white illustrations display all the beauty and intricacy of Islamic art, including exquisite patterns, borders, and motifs comprised of geometrics, florals, and attractive repeating patterns.
Bibliography of Art and Architecture in the Islamic World (2 vol. set)
Language: en
Pages: 1512
Authors: Susan Sinclair
Categories: Reference
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)
the arab contribution to islamic art: from the seventh to the fifteenth centuries
Language: en
Pages: 173
Authors: wijdan ali
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: American Univ in Cairo Press

Appraises the early periods of Islamic art within its own cultural framework and according to Islamic esthetics