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Visualizing Belief and Piety in Iranian Shiism
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ean: 9781441149077, isbn: 1441149074,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
The representation of prophets and saints in Islam is erroneously considered nonexistent by many scholars of Islam, Muslims, and the general public. The issue is often dealt with superficially without attention to its deep roots in piety and religios...
Living Stones of Cairo
By Brand: American University in Cairo Press
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mpn: 51 line drawings, ean: 9789774246326, isbn: 9774246322,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
A single artist's depiction of the (mostly) historic...
Behind the Eyes of David
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ean: 9781857765892, isbn: 1857765893,
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On a visit to see Renaissance sculptures in Florence, John Fleminger became intrigued by the different perceptions of David that he found represented there. This prompted him to start on a quest to find out all he could about the Old Testament hero. ...
Ahlat 2007: Indagini preliminari sulle strutture rupestri (BAR International Series)
By British Archaeological Reports
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ean: 9781407308708, isbn: 140730870X,
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This is an interim report from the ongoing excavations at Ahlat in eastern Turkey, and presents a premlimary survey of the extensive underground Islamic era settlements. Overall more than 700 natural and artificial cavities were identified and eight ...
Dor Guez: Al-Lydd
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mpn: black & white illustrations, colour illu, ean: 9783942405164, isbn: 3942405164,
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Dor Guez explores an intricate, multifaceted reality and challenges the boundaries and prevalent binary expositions between East and West, Jews and Arabs, religion and secularism, Israeli and Palestine identity....
Art and the Artist in the Contemporary Israeli Novel
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ean: 9781498507066, isbn: 1498507069,
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Art and the Artist in the Contemporary Israeli Novel presents studies of eight contemporary works of Israeli fiction by eight major Israeli novelists. It deals with a society where drama, lived in reality but also in the mind, is a central moving for...
A Collector's Fortune: Islamic Art from the Collection of Edmund de Unger
mpn: 125 colour illustrations, ean: 9783777440859, isbn: 377744085X,
Masterpieces from the world-renowned Keir collection of Islamic art are comprehensively shown, for the first time, in this publication. A selection of 112 exquisite objects instills an appreciation for the wealth and magnificence of oriental art, wit...
Shah Abbas: The Remaking of Iran
ean: 9780714124568, isbn: 0714124567,
Shah 'Abbas I was one of Iran's most influential leaders. Combining his ruthless ambition with a desire for stability, he left a far-reaching mark on the society and artistic heritage of Iran, renovating the country's spectacular shrines and transfor...
African Theology in Images (Revised Ed.)
mpn: B/W Illustrations, ean: 9789990881219, isbn: 9990881219,
This is a revised and updated edition of the comprehensive study of the role of art in the process of inculturation in Africa, first issued in 2000. The study is a substantial contribution toward a theology of inculcation in Africa, and enriches the ...
Islamic Art and Archaeology in Palestine
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ean: 9781598740646, isbn: 1598740644,
Despite political upheavals under Muslim domination in the Middle Ages, Palestine was a center of great artistic activity recognized for its incredible dynamism. Its unique contribution to the Islamic “macrocosm,” however, never became the subjec...
The War in South Africa: Its Cause & Conduct (Paperback) - Common
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning...
The Mosaics of Khirbet el-Mafjar: Hisham's Palace
By Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781614910046, isbn: 1614910049,
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This is a presentation of beautiful colored mosaics. They originate from buildings in the oasis of Jericho and all date from the first half of the eighth century, during the time of Umayyad caliphate of the early Islamic period. Many visitors have ha...
In a Different Light: The Book of Genesis in the Art of Samuel Bak
sku: QX-104-36-8128818, ean: 9781879985063, isbn: 1879985063,
Bak (b.1933), a painter who lives in Massachusetts, arrived there by way of Vilna, Poland (where he was born), time spent at displaced persons camps in Germany, then residency in Israel, Rome, New York City, Paris, and Switzerland. This volume presen...
By Gefen Publishing House
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9789652296191, isbn: 9652296198,
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Original painter and set designer, throughout his career David Sharir has creatively combined painting and theater. Now the public can enjoy the artist s entire collection of interpretive paintings on the psalms, beautifully showcased in this stunnin...
Imago Dei: The Byzantine Apologia for Icons (The A. W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts)
By Princeton University Press
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ean: 9780691141251, isbn: 0691141258,
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In 726 the Byzantine emperor, Leo III, issued an edict that all religious images in the empire were to be destroyed, a directive that was later endorsed by a synod of the Church in 753 under his son, Constantine V. If the policy of Iconoclasm had suc...
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