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Author Spuhler, Friedrich.

Title Carpets from Islamic lands / Friedrich Spuhler.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Thames & Hudson, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    746.756 SPU    Available
Description 186 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm
Note "Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah ; the al-Sabah Collection, Kuwait"--T.p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: The 2,500-year history of Oriental carpets -- Pre-classical carpets. Pre-Islamic and early Islamic carpets -- Classical carpets. Egypt -- Turkey -- Persia -- Caucasus -- India.
Subject Sabah, Nasser Sabah al-Ahmad -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Matḥaf al-Kuwayt al-Waṭanī -- Catalogs.
Islamic rugs -- Catalogs.
Rugs, Oriental -- Catalogs.
Art -- Kuwait -- Catalogs.
Added Author Matḥaf al-Kuwayt al-Waṭanī.
ISBN 9780500970331 hardcover
0500970335 hardcover
9780500970430 paperback
0500970432 paperback

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