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HART 221-01: Nomadic Art (Art History: Gittings)

Course:
HART 221-01: Nomadic Art
Institution:
MassArt
Instructor:
Gittings, Elizabeth
Department:
Art History

Items

On reserve at a library:
  1. Age of Sultan Süleyman the Magnificent / Esin Atıl.
  2. Art and architecture of Islam 1250-1800 / Sheila S. Blair and Jonathan M. Bloom.
  3. Art and material culture of Iranian Shi'ism : iconography and religious devotion in Shi'i Islam / edited by Pedram Khosronejad.
  4. Art of being Tuareg : Sahara nomads in a modern world / edited by Thomas K. Seligman and Kristyne Loughran ; with essays contributed by Edmond Bernus ... [et al.].
  5. Arts and crafts of Turkestan / Johannes Kalter.
  6. Court and cosmos : the great age of the Seljuqs / Sheila R. Canby, Deniz Beyazit, Martina Rugiadi, and A.C.S. Peacock ; with contributions by Alzahraa K. Ahmed [and 5 others].
  7. Ferozkoh : tradition and continuity in Afghan art / Leslee Katrina Michelsen, Marc Pelletreau ; with essays by Ladan Akbarnia ... [et al.] ; [managing editor, Anne Renahan ; editor, Farah Rahim Ismail ; translation, Salam Shughry].
  8. God is the light of the heavens and the earth : light in Islamic art and culture / edited by Jonathan M. Bloom and Sheila S. Blair.
  9. Images of paradise in Islamic art / edited by Sheila S. Blair and Jonathan M. Bloom ; with contributions by A. Kevin Reinhart, Gene R. Garthwaite, Walter B. Denny.
  10. Imazighen : the vanishing traditions of Berber women / Margaret Courtney-Clarke ; essays by Geraldine Brooks.
  11. Ink, silk & gold : Islamic art from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston / Laura Weinstein with contributions by Emine Fetvaci, Marcus Fraser, Jennifer Pruitt, Rocco Rante, and Yael Rice.
  12. Islam, empire of faith [videorecording (DVD)] / a Gardner Films production in association with PBS and Devillier Donegan Enterprises ; produced and directed by Robert Gardner ; narrated by Ben Kingsley.
  13. Islamic art and architecture, 650-1250 / Richard Ettinghausen, Oleg Grabar, Marilyn Jenkins-Madina.
  14. Islamic arts / Jonathan Bloom and Sheila Blair.
  15. Islamic gardens and landscapes / D. Fairchild Ruggles.
  16. Masterpieces from the Department of Islamic Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art / edited by Maryam D. Ekhtiar ... [et al.].
  17. Mediation of ornament / Oleg Grabar.
  18. Symbols of power : luxury textiles from Islamic lands, 7th-21st century / Louise W. Mackie.
Available online:
  1. (Armstrong) "Ch. 3: Jahiliyah and Ch. 4: Revelation" from Muhammad: a biography of the Prophet
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  2. (Behrens-Abouseif) "The Lion-Gazelle Mosaic at Khirbat al-Mafjar" from Muqamas XIV
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  3. (Bloom) "The Qubbat al-Khadra and the iconography of height in early Islamic architecture " from Ars Orientalis 23
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  4. (Bravmann) "Chapter 3: The syncretic nature of Islam" from Islam and tribal art in West Africa
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  5. (Brookshaw) "Palaces, Pavilions and Pleasure-gardens: The context and setting of the medieval majlis" from Middle Eastern Literatures
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  6. (Canavan) "Material symbols of traditional Bedouin Al-Sadu weavings of Kuwait" from Textile: the journal of cloth and culture v. 11, no. 2 2013
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  7. (Canby) "The courtly cycle" from Court and Cosmos
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  8. (Dickie) "Gardens in Muslim Spain" from Environmental Design
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  9. (Fowden) "Qusayr'Amra" from Qusayr'Amra
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  10. (George) "Ch. 2: Paradise or empire?" from Power, patronage and memory in early Islam
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  11. (Georgopoulou) "Ch. 3: Geography, cartography and the architecture of power in the mosiacs of the Great Mosque of Damascus" from The Built Surface v. 1
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  12. (Golombek) "Ch. 7: the draped universe of Islam" from Late antique and medieval art of the Mediterranean world
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  13. (Grabar) "Excerpt from formation of Islamic art" from The formation of Islamic art
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  14. (Grabar) "From dome of heaven to pleasure dome" from Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians
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  15. (Hillenbrand) "La dolce vita in early Islamic Syria: the evidence of later Umayyad palaces" from Art History
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  16. (Loughran) "Chapter 7: Tuareg women and their jewelry" from Art of being Tuareg
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  17. (Loughran) "Chapter 7: Tuareg women and their jewlery" from Art of being Tuareg
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  18. (Louhivuori) "Ch. 10: the palace of Hisham and 8th century C.E. iconoclasm" from Encounters of the children of Abraham from ancient to modern times
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  19. (Mackie) "Chapter 9: Iran and Central Asia - 1501-1925" from Symbols of Power
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  20. (Nasser) "The Palace of the lions, Alhambra, and the role of water in its conception" from Environmental Design
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  21. (Perry) "The last lords of the Atlas" from The World of Interiors May 2003
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  22. (Rasmussen) "Chapter 6: Dress, identity and gender in Tuareg culture and society" from Art of being Tuareg
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  23. (Robinson) "Seeing parardise: metaphor and vision in taifa palace architecture" from Gesta
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  24. (Ruggles) "The eye of sovereignty: poetry and vision in the Alhambra's Lindaraja Mirador" from Gesta
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  25. (Ruggles) "Vision and power at the Qala Bani Hammad in Islamic North Africa" from Journal of Garden History
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  26. (Ruggles) "Waterwheels and garden gizmos" from Wind and water in the Middle Ages
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  27. (Samarrai) "The Abbasaid gardens in Baghdad and Samarra" from FSTC
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  28. (Tabbaa) "The medieval Islamic garden: typology and hydraulics" from Garden History
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  29. (Tabbaa) "Towards and interpretation of the use of water in Islamic courtyards and courtyard gardens" from Journal of Garden History
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  30. Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture : Islamic Gardens and Landscapes
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  31. Qusayr 'Amra : Art and the Umayyad Elite in Late Antique Syria
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