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2986T Marlborough
March 9, 2017 12:00 PM - March 20, 2017 12:00 PMCalender

Twenty-three Books on Islamic Art

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2986T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: March 09, 2017 12:00PM


Twenty-three Books on Islamic Art, Landau (ed.), Pearls on a String: Artists, Patrons, and Poets at the Great Islamic Courts; Pope, Persian Art; Atil, Renaissance of Islam: Art of the Mamluks, Art of the Arab World, Age of Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent, and Islamic Art and Patronage: Treasures from Kuwait; Pal, Islamic Art: Heeramaneck Collection; Bamborough, Treasures of Islam; Du Ry, Art of Islam; Haldane, Mamluk Painting; Illustrated Souvenir of the Exhibition of Persian Art, Burlington House, 1931; Baer, Human Figure in Islamic Art; James, Islamic Art; Blair (ed.), Images of Paradise in Islamic Art; Kuhnel, Islamic Art; Rosser-Owen, Islamic Arts from Spain; Zygulski, Ottoman Art in the Service of Empire; Akurgal, Art and Architecture of Turkey; Robinson (ed.), Islamic Art in the Keir Collection; Museum of Ethnology, Rotterdam, Dreaming of Paradise; Lentz, Timur and the Princely Vision; Loukonine, Persian Lost Treasures; and Grube, World of Islam.
Estimate $150-200

Burlington House exhibition catalogue ex-library, Keir Collection front hinge broken, some paper bound shelf worn.

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Blair, Sultan Suleyman, Turkey, Rotterdam, Kuwait, Spain