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Medieval Islamic Symbolism And The Paintings In The Cefal Cathedral


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Medieval Islamic Symbolism and the Paintings in the Cefalù Cathedral
Language: en
Pages: 223
Authors: Mirjam Gelfer-Jørgensen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher: BRILL

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Dansk resumé af Mirjam Gelfer-Jørgensen: Medieval Islamic symbolism and the paintings in the Cefalù Cathedral
Language: da
Pages: 15
Authors: Mirjam Gelfer-Jørgensen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher:

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The Christian Epigraphy of Egypt and Nubia
Language: en
Pages: 438
Authors: Jacques van der Vliet
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-20 - Publisher: Routledge

The present book collects 31 articles that Jacques van der Vliet, a leading scholar in the field of Coptic Studies (Leiden University / Radboud University, Nijmegen), has published since 1999 on Christian inscriptions from Egypt and Nubia. These inscriptions are dated between the third/fourth and the fourteenth centuries, and are
The Transformation of Islamic Art during the Sunni Revival
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Yasser Tabbaa
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-01 - Publisher: University of Washington Press

The transformation of Islamic architecture and ornament during the eleventh and twelfth centuries signaled profound cultural changes in the Islamic world. Yasser Tabbaa explores with exemplary lucidity the geometric techniques that facilitated this transformation, and investigates the cultural processes by which meaning was produced within the new forms. Iran, Iraq,
Where Three Worlds Met
Language: en
Pages: 316
Authors: Sarah Davis-Secord
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-20 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

Sicily is a lush and culturally rich island at the center of the Mediterranean Sea. Throughout its history, the island has been conquered and colonized by successive waves of peoples from across the Mediterranean region. In the early and central Middle Ages, the island was ruled and occupied in turn