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Published by Flammarion in Paris .
Written in English


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ISBN 102080110780

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Figurative Art in Medieval Islam: And the Riddle of Bihzad of Herat () Written by Michael Barry, Introduction by Stuart Cary Welch. In terms of elucidating inner meaning and symbolism, the study of medieval Islamic art has lagged almost a full century behind that of medieval Western art. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Figurative Art in Medieval Islam: And the Riddle of Bihzad of Herat () (Langue anglaise) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5. Michael A. Barry (born , in New York) is a Princeton University professor and historian of the greater Middle East and Islamic world. Since he has taught as Lecturer in Islamic Culture in Princeton's Department of Near Eastern Studies, in addition to serving as consultative chairman of the Department of Islamic Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art () and special consultant /5. Figurative Art in Medieval Islam and the Riddle of Bizad of Herat ( - ) by Michael Barry, forward by Stuart Cary Welch. Signed. Paris: Flammarion, Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD+ condition, with a VERY GOOD+ DJ. ISBN: ; Illustrated DJ features art work from Medieval Islam. Blue boards show some shelfwear and edgewear.