The Art and Architecture of Persia

The Art and Architecture of Persia

Book - 2007 | 1st ed
Average Rating:
Rate this:
"From the ancient Persian civilization in 500 BC, through the Islamic period, and on to the modern era, this volume explores the common characteristics and themes running through Persian art. Illustrating the text are some 250 color photographs of architectural landscapes, monuments, sculptures, carpets, miniature paintings, and ornaments, which transport the reader on a tour of the region and the art produced there over the ages. In addition, the back matter includes detailed notes to the text and an expanded bibliography."--BOOK JACKET.
Publisher: New York : Abbeville Press, c2007
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780789209207 (alk. paper)
0789209209 (alk. paper)
Branch Call Number: 709.55 CUR
Characteristics: 263 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 34 cm
Additional Contributors: Scarcia, Gianroberto

Related Resources


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number


Subject Headings


Find it at KCLS

To Top