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Arts of the Islamic Book - Asia Fine Books

Arts of the Islamic Book


Publisher: Asia Society/Cornell University Press

Place Published: Ithaca, NY

Date Published: 1982

Book Condition: Good

Binding: Softcover

Edition: First

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Arts of the Islamic Book: The Collection Of Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan

Author: Anthony Welch & Stuart Cary Welch

240 pages. The catalogue to an exhibition held in New York, Forth Worth and Kansas City. This collection is perhaps the most important private Muslim collection of Islamic art. This volume, richly illustrated with 24 color plates and 101 black-and-white photographs, provides a history of the collection and offers a generous selection of paintings, manuscripts, calligraphy’s, bindings, and drawings that spans the geographic range of Islamic art from North Africa to India.

Softcover, contents clean and very good, light wear to cover, some age light age spots text edges. 11 by 8.35 inches.