Islamic art in Southeast Asia (830 A.D.-1570 A.D.)
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Published in Ann Arbor, Mi .
Written in English


  • Art, Islamic -- Asia, Southeastern.

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Statementby Zakarīa bin ʻAlī.
LC ClassificationsN 7300 .A44 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination583 leaves :
Number of Pages583
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19154968M

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This resource introduces works of art from this area selected from the superb South and Southeast Asian and Islamic collections of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Included are examples of Buddhist and Hindu temple art and the later court arts of South Asia; these range from miniature painting and luxurious textiles to elegant personal possessions. About this Item: Art Gallery of South Australia and National Gallery of Australia, Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Size mmXmmX25MM. Crescent Moon: Islamic Art and Civilisation in Southeast Asia was published by the Art Gallery of South Australia in conjunction with the National Gallery of Australia to accompany the exhibition of the same . Islamic Belief Made Visual The visual arts allows us to understand people of earlier eras: visual literacy reveals many things about what these people did, knew, and believed. Examining the geometric patterns that characterize so much of Islamic art can provide students with important insights into the technology, scientific knowledge, and. Get this from a library! Islamic art in Southeast Asia, A.D A.D.. [Zakaria Ali.; Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka.].

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