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Let us omit the debate of philosophers where the original source of colors is to be investigated . ... texts were written has resulted in a limited and somewhat disparaging understanding of colour in premodern Islamic art and culture.
Author: Idries Trevathan
Publisher: Saqi Books
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And while the Islamic arts share those considerations, the demands of that faith and culture call for still more unique ... And color environments enacting light and dark are key elements of sacred spaces such as chapels, sepulchres, ...
Author: Aaron Fine
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
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Wonder, Image, and Cosmos in Medieval Islam. ... Bhabha, Homi K. “Beyond the Pale: Art in the Age of Multicultural Translation. ... God Is the Light of the Heavens and the Earth: Light in Islamic Art and Culture.
Author: Esra Akin-Kivanc
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L'art du livre. Dossiers d'Archéologie, 233 (1998) pp.80-83. (Fatimide.) GEORGE, Alain. Calligraphy, colour and light in the Blue Qur'an. Journal of Qur'anic Studies, 11 i (2009) pp.75-125. [The commonly held view is that it was ...
Author: Susan Sinclair
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Islamic art found its most perfect expression in the screen: delicate, interweaving patterns of bewildering intricacy and beauty which indicate an ineffable, light-filled wonder beyond. Their shrine walls, domes and carpets are all ...
Author: Julian Spalding
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
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From a material perspective , every one of the Kinsey depictions is executed on paper either as a pencil or black ink drawing , sometimes delicately washed with color or highlighted with gold detailing , or else executed as a watercolor ...
Author: Francesca Leoni
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
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The Islamic world has given us a wide range of ceramic masterpieces of many kinds . ... Their lyrical light blue colour fits perfectly the content of the illustrations : langourous maidens with moon - shaped faces , Bucket Tran ...
Author: Mikhail Borisovich Piotrovskiĭ
Category: Art, Islamic
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10 A recent Australian example is the Art Gallery of South Australia's exhibition Realms of Wonder: Jain, Hindu and Islamic Art of India, October 19, 2013–January 27, 2014, which grouped artworks around content and described each ...
Author: Jo Caust
Category: Social Science
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By excluding the pictorial, Islamic art creates the emptiness which in that tradition is the only permissible ... not in the Romanesque, which still incorporated the structures and the colour patterns of the East, but since the Gothic, ...
Author: Navid Kermani
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
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Therefore , for every colour of the day and for every atmospheric condition the Taj has its own colour values ... who understood the physical principle that “ when light is rhythmically and harmoniously combined with shadows they create ...
Author: Khursheed Kamal Aziz
Category: Art, Islamic
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