Islam (Paperback)

Art and Architecture

By Markus Hattstein (Editor), Peter Delius (Editor), Peter Delius (Manufactured by)

H.F. Ullmann, 9780841603547, 623pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2008

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This book follows the historical development of the Islamic dynasties and regions, showing the variety of their forms of artistic expressions from the beginning until today. From decorative elements of buildings to calligraphy and the embellishment of everyday objects, ornamentation that is most characteristic of Islamic art form is displayed in all its richness.