How to Read Islamic Calligraphy

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Product Details
Price
$29.95  $27.85
Publisher
Metropolitan Museum of Art New York
Publish Date
Pages
156
Dimensions
8.2 X 10.4 X 0.6 inches | 1.6 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781588396303

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About the Author
Maryam Ekhtiar is associate curator in the Department of Islamic Art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Reviews
"An accessible introduction to the quintessential art form of the Islamic world, the book explores the preeminence of the written word as a means of creative expression throughout the Islamic world." -- Asian Art Newspaper
"Superbly illustrated. . . . This accessible and engaging book traces the progression of calligraphic styles over centuries and across geographical regions, affirming the spectacular range of creative possibilities afforded by this unique art form."--Patrick DSilva, Reading Religion