Handbuch Der Orientalistik

Readership: All those interested in the history of printing with particular reference to lithography, Islamic art, book illustration and the art of the book in Iran, Qajar art history, popular iconography and folklore.

Handbuch Der Orientalistik

Handbuch Der Orientalistik

This study surveys and documents the genre of illustrated lithographed books produced in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century Iran. Constituting the legitimate successor to manuscript illustration, lithographic illustration in Iran served as a powerful medium of popular iconography.

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Handbuch Der Orientalistik
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: Ulrich Marzolph
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: BRILL

This study surveys and documents the genre of illustrated lithographed books produced in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century Iran. Constituting the legitimate successor to manuscript illustration, lithographic illustration in Iran served as a powerful medium of popular iconography.
Narrative Illustration in Persian Lithographed Books
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Ulrich Marzolph
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-12 - Publisher: BRILL

This study surveys and documents the genre of illustrated lithographed books produced in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century Iran. Constituting the legitimate successor to manuscript illustration, lithographic illustration in Iran served as a powerful medium of popular iconography.
Bibliography of Art and Architecture in the Islamic World (2 vol. set)
Language: en
Pages: 1512
Authors: Susan Sinclair
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-03 - Publisher: BRILL

Following the tradition and style of the acclaimed Index Islamicus, the editors have created this new Bibliography of Art and Architecture in the Islamic World. The editors have surveyed and annotated a wide range of books and articles from collected volumes and journals published in all European languages (except Turkish)
Islamic Art in the 19th Century
Language: en
Pages: 446
Authors: Doris Behrens-Abouseif, Stephen Vernoit
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: BRILL

This collection of essays provides a timely reassessment of nineteenth-century Islamic art and architecture. The essays demonstrate that the arts of that era were vibrant and diverse, making ingenious use of native traditions and materials or adopting imported conventions and new technologies. However, traditionalists, revivalists and modernists all referred in
Persian Prose
Language: en
Pages: 600
Authors: Bo Utas
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-01 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Volume V of A History of Persian Literature presents a broad survey of Persian prose: from biographical, historiographical, and didactic prose, to scientific manuals and works of popular prose fiction. It analyzes the rhetorical devices employed by writers in different periods in their philosophical and political discourse; or when their

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