Islamic art & patronage : treasures from Kuwait / edited by Esin Atıl

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Subjects: Islamic art--Exhibitions
Art--Private collections--Kuwait--Exhibitions
Sabah, Nasir--Art collections--Exhibitions
Sabah, Hussah--Art collections--Exhibitions
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Rizzoli, c1990
LC Classification: N
Physical Description: 313 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 31 cm
Alternate Titles: Islamic art and patronage
Additional Authors: Atıl, Esin
Trust for Museum Exhibitions
Notes: LCCN: 90028571
ISBN: 0847813665
"Published on the occasion of the exhibition Islamic Art and Patronage: Treasures from Kuwait, a loan exhibition from the al-Sabah Collection, Kuwait, organized by the Trust for Museums Exhibitions, Washington, D.C."--T.p. verso
Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-310) and index
Contents: Patronage in Islamic art / Oleg Grabar -- Early Islam : emerging patterns (662-1050) / Estelle Whelan -- Catalogue entries 1-23 / Ghada H. Qaddumi with Manuel Keene -- The classical period (1050-1250) / Jonathan M. Bloom -- Catalogue entries 24-46 / Ghada H. Qaddumi with Manuel Keene -- The postclassical period (1250-1500) / Sheila S. Blair -- Catalogue entries 47-71 / Ghada H. Qaddumi with Manuel Keene -- Late Islam : the age of empires (1500-1800) / Walter B. Denny -- Catalogue entries 72-107 / Ghada H. Qaddumi with Manuel Keene
OCLC Number: 23015005
ISBN/ISSN: 0847813665