The complete illustrated guide to Islamic art and architecture : a comprehensive history of Islam's 1,400-year legacy of art and design, with 500 photographs, reproductions and fine-art paintings / consultant Moya Carey ... [et. al].
Contributor(s): Carey, Moya [consultant. ].Material type: BookPublisher: London : Hermes House / Anness Puplishing Ltd, c.2010Description: 256 p. : Maps (col.), photographs (col.) ; 30 cm.ISBN: 9780857231048; 0857231049.Other title: Islamic art and architecture.Subject(s): Islamic architecture | Islamic art | Islamic decoration and ornament | | Engineering, General Engineering, Architecture July2015 January2016DDC classification: 709.17671
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Index : p. 252-255.
Glossary : p. 250-251.
an exploration of the riches of a unique and vibrant cultural heritage-- a survey of artistic achievements, from ornate mosques and pottery to calligraphy, carpets and costume-- features architectural wonders, from the 7th-century Dome of the Rock to today's Dubai skyscrapers.