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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Maryam Ekhtiar; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
|ISBN:||9781588394347 1588394344 9781588394354 1588394352 9780300175851 030017585X|
|Notes:||Published in conjunction with the reopening of the Galleries for the Art of the Arab Lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia, and Later South Asia on November 1, 2011.|
|Description:||xiii, 431 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 29 cm|
|Contents:||Building a collection of Islamic art at the Metropolitan Museum, 1870-2011 / Priscilla P. Soucek --
A century of installations : a photo essay / Rebecca Meriwether Lindsay --
The new Galleries for the Art of the Arab Lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia, and Later South Asia / Navina Najat Haidar --
Art of the early caliphates (7th to 10th centuries) / Maryam D. Ekhtiar --
Art of Spain, North Africa, and the Western Mediterranean / Olga Bush --
Art of the Eastern Islamic lands (9th to 14th centuries) / Priscilla P. Soucek --
Art of Egypt and Syria (10th to 16th centuries) / Stefano Carboni --
Art of Iran and Central Asia (15th to 19th centuries) / Sheila R. Canby --
Art of the Ottoman Court / Walter B. Denny --
Art of South Asia (14th to 19th centuries) / Navina Najat Haidar.
|Responsibility:||edited by Maryam D. Ekhtiar [and others].|
"Not only is this an important scholarly work, it is also a wonderfully illustrated, accessible introduction to Islamic art and to its study over the last tumultuous century... This volume is a joy
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- New York (State) -- New York.
- Metropolitan Museum of Art. -- Department of Islamic Art.
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