Book , Print in English

Islamic art in the 19th century : tradition, innovation, and eclecticism

edited by Doris Behrens-Abouseif and Stephen Vernoit.
  • Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2006.
  • x, 446 pages : illustrations(some colored), maps, plans, facsimiles ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Series
Contents
  • historical introduction to the nineteenth century : trends and influences / Benjamin C. Forina
  • visual arts in nineteenth-century Muslim thought / Stephen Vernoit
  • Nineteenth-century Ottoman funerary architecture : from innovation to eclecticism / Mehmet Baha Tanman
  • Continuity and change in nineteenth-century Istanbul : Sultan Abdulaziz and the Beylerbeyi palace / Filiz Yenishirlioglu
  • After Mustakim-zade / Tim Stanley
  • visual transformation of Egypt during the reign of Muhammad 'Ali' / Doris Behrens-Ahouseif
  • Appropriating orientalism? : Saber Sabri's Mamluk revivals in late-nineteenth-century Cairo / Mercedes Volait
  • survival of textile manufacture in Morocco in the nineteenth century / Nadia Erzini
  • Keeping the faith : Islam and West African art history in the nineteenth century / John Picton
  • Ancestral themes in the art of Qajar Iran, 1785-1925 / Jennifer M. Scarce
  • Innovation and revivalism in later Persian calligraphy : the visal family of Shiraz / Maryam Ekhtiar
  • encounter between Qajar Iran and the west : the Rashtrapati Bhavan painting of Fath 'Ali' Shah at the hunt / Layla S. Diba
  • visual language of Qajar medals / Priscilla Soucek
  • Almost hilariously bad : Iranian pottery in the nineteenth century / Oliver Watson
  • Nineteenth-century tilework at Khiva / J. M. Rogers
  • Architecture and identity in three Indian states / Giles Tillotson
  • Art for twenty-four hours / Peter Chelkowski.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [433]-438) and index.
ISBN
  • 9004144420 (alk. paper)
  • 9789004144422 (alk. paper)
ISSN
  • 0929-2403 ;
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2005047218
  • OCLC: 60375473
  • OCLC: 60375473