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Treasury - Kunstkammer - Museum
Language: de
Authors: Barbara Karl
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

Art & Design Education in Times of Change
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Ruth Mateus-Berr
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-08 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

It has always been the case that the teaching of art has had to deal with social changes. We are currently facing historic challenges and phenomena which we cou
Global Gifts
Language: en
Authors: Giorgio Riello
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-28 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Global Gifts considers the role that the circulation of material culture played in the establishment of early modern global diplomacy.
The Shaping of Persian Art
Language: en
Pages: 325
Authors: Yuka Kadoi
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-18 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

While the impact of the Persian style is undeniably reflected in most aspects of the art and architecture of Islamic Central Asia, this Perso-Central Asian conn
Images of Islam, 1453–1600
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Charlotte Colding Smith
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Using evidence from contemporary printed images, Smith examines the attitudes of Christian Europe to the Ottoman Empire and to Islam. She also considers the rel
Cotton in Context
Language: en
Pages: 425
Authors: Kim Siebenhüner
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-16 - Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

- While cotton was a world-changing good in the early modern period, for producers, merchants, and consumers, it was but one of many different fabrics. This vol
Islamic Architecture on the Move
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: Christiane Gruber
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-01 - Publisher: Intellect Books

Even a casual observer can spy traces of Islamic architecture and design on buildings all over the world, a reminder that artistic traditions and visual culture
The Treasury of Basel Cathedral
Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: Timothy Husband
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art

A selected bibliography and an index complete this visually splendid and scholarly presentation."--BOOK JACKET.
The Romanovs - Box Set
Language: en
Pages: 2188
Authors: Robert K. Massie
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-03 - Publisher: Head of Zeus

Against a monumental backdrop of fabulous splendour, intrigue and barbaric cruelty, unfolds a powerful drama of passion and history. This is the story of the Ro
Peter the Great
Language: en
Pages: 928
Authors: Robert K. Massie
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-01 - Publisher: Head of Zeus

Against the monumental canvas of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Europe and Russia, unfolds the magnificent story of Peter the Great, crowned at the age of