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Islamic Glass: A Brief History

by Jenkins, Marilyn

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Published
1986
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Very Good.
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New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1986. 56 pages; 80 items illustrated in color photographs. The MMA Bulletin Fall 1986. Clean and tight; front cover a bit rubbed.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good.. 4to. Art periodical.
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The Minbar of Saladin, Reconstructing a Jewel of Islamic Art

by Singer, Lynette (Edited by)

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Published
2008
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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9780500238431
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$40.00

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New York: Thames & Hudson Thames and Hudson, 2008 206 pages; numerous color illustrations. The destruction by arson of the Minbar in 1969; the collaboration to reconstruct the work, which embodied the most spledid Islamic artisanship and craftsmanship of the 12th ecentury. The book also offers historican context of Islamic beginnings, Islamic leaders, such as Nur al-Din and… Read more
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Arts of the City Victorious, Islamic Art and Architecture in Fatimid North Africa and Egypt

by Bloom, Jonathan M.

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Published
2007
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780300135428
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$18.00

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New Haven: Yale Un iversity Press with The Institute of Ismaili Studies, 2007 236 pages; 165 illustrations. " ... a monographic and comprehensive treatment of all the arts of a single key dynasty." Fatimid Art. Included are textiles, ceramics, metalwares, precious metals, rock crystal and glass, woodwork, ivory, books and painting, Clean and bright throughout; tight binding.. First Edition.… Read more
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Berber Art, An Introduction

by D' Ucel, Jeanne

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Published
1932
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Very Good
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First Printing
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Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1932 227 pages; numerous b&w illustrations; illustrated endpapers. Described at the time of publication as " the first introduction to Berber Art." Clean throughout; tight binding; uneven fading to the front board. The dustjacket is whole with some small tape repair, tender seams; now in a Brodart cover.. First Printing. Green Cloth. Very Good/Good.… Read more
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Persian Ceramics from the Collection of the Asian Art Museum

by Froom, Aimée

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Published
2008
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Fine
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First Printing
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9780939117444
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San Francisco: Asian Art Museum, Chong-Moon Lee Center, 2008 128 pages; numerous color illustrations. Persian ceramics from the seventh through the nineteenth centuries. Most shown are from the Avery Brundage Collection. Brundage was the museum's founding donor. Clean throughout; tight binding.. First Printing. Pictorial Wrappers (softcover). Fine. 10" x 9 1/2".
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Painted Songs, Continuity and Change in an Indian Folk Art

by Kaiser, Thomas

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Published
2012
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Fine
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First Edition
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9783897903661
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$30.00

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Stuttgart: ARNOLDSCHE Art Publishers with Ethnographic Museum of the University of Zurich, 2012 192 pages; profusely illustrated in color. The Indian tradition of picture storytelling through scroll painting. A performer will narrate as she/he unrolls the scroll to reveal appropriate scenes. A beautifully produced book. Clean throughout; tight binding.. First Edition. Pictorial Paper-Covered Boards. Fine/No Jacket as Issued. 12… Read more
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Islamic Art - Revised Edition

by Rice, David Talbot

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Published
1975
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Very Good
ISBN
9780500201503
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1975 288 pages; 248 plates, 55 in color. Said to be the best on the subject. Maps, Table of Dates, Bibliography, Clean throughout; tight binding.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 8vo.
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Timbuktu to Tibet: Exotic Rugs & Textiles from New York Collectors

by Thompson, Jon; Thomas J. Farnham (Introductory)

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Published
2008
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9781898113669
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$125.00

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New York: The Haji Baba Club, 2008 308 pages; 107 color plates; numerous color text illustrations; blue silk boards with impressed orange titles.. The book accompanied the Haji Baba Club's 75th Anniversary Exhibition at the New York Historical Society. The history of the club and "Rugs in the City"; production of textiles and rugs in parts of the world; uses;… Read more
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The World of Islam

by Grube, Ernst J.

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Published
1966
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New York: McGraw-Hill, 1966 176 pages; 200 illustrations, 105 color; endpaper maps. The author was Curator, Islamic Department, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. From the series, Landmarks of the World's Art.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.
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Secrets of the Harem

by Coco, Carla

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Published
1997
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Very Good
ISBN
9780865659964
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New York: The Vendome Press, 1997 191 pages; color illustrated throughout. The author has written about Istanbul, Turkey and the Turkish community in Venice and the Venetian community in Constantinople. This is a comprehensive description of the Turkish harem with documented text illustrated with photographs and artwork.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.
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The Collector's Eye: The Ernest Erickson Collections at The Brooklyn Museum

by Ferber, Linda S.; Diana Fane; Richard A. Fazzini; Robert S. Bianchi; James F. Romano; Amy G. Poster; Sheila R. Canby

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Published
1987
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Fine
Edition
Fifth Printing
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9780872731080
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The Brooklyn Museum, 1987 272 pages; 203 b&w, 5 color illustrations. A broad collection, including ancient Andean and North American Indian, Ancient Egyptian, Ancient Iranian, Indian and Southeast Asian, Islamic Art.. Fifth Printing. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Fine. 4to. Exhibition Catalogue.
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Turkish Miniature Painting

by Esin, Emil (Edited, Introduction, Notes)

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Published
1960
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle, 1960 34 pages; 12 full-page tipped-in color plates with complete descriptive entries on the opposite page; 12 b&w illustrations.; selected bibliography. Repaired tear to the bottom edge of the jacket's front panel. Price clipped.. First Edition. Card boards. Very Good/Very Good. Slim 4to.
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The Taj Mahal

by Carroll, David

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Published
1972
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Very Good
ISBN
9780882250250
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$15.00

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New York: Newsweek, 1972 172 pages; numerous illustrations in color and b&w. The Taj Mahal in history and in literature; chronology to Indian history; guide to Mogul monuments; bibliography.. Faux leather. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.
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Indian Temples and Palaces

by Edwardes, Michael

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Published
1969
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Very Good
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London: Paul Hamlyn, 1969 191 pages. Of the series, Great Buildings of the World. Palaces and sacred buildings of India's Hindus, Buddhists, Sikhs, and Muslims.. Very Good/Very Good. Square 8vo.
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