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The Resource Iznik : the artistry of Ottoman ceramics, Walter B. Denny

Iznik : the artistry of Ottoman ceramics, Walter B. Denny

Label
Iznik : the artistry of Ottoman ceramics
Title
Iznik
Title remainder
the artistry of Ottoman ceramics
Statement of responsibility
Walter B. Denny
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
738.309561
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • NK4340.I9
  • NK4340.I9
LC item number
  • D46 2004
  • D46 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
Iznik : the artistry of Ottoman ceramics, Walter B. Denny
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 236) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An empire and its art -- Islam and the Ottoman artistic accomplishment -- Artists in the Ottoman Empire: craftsmen and "people of talent" -- The beginnings of Ottoman ceramic art at Iznik -- The ceramics of Iznik and the Ottoman court style -- The emergence of underglaze tiles as building decoration -- Heavenly gardens and enchanted forests in the marketplace -- Depictions, metaphors, and vignettes -- Religious functions and Iznik ceramics -- The patronage of the "people of the book" -- The heavy hand of history -- The legacy of Ottoman ceramics in east and west -- Meanings and understandings
Control code
56644849
Dimensions
34 cm
Extent
239 pages
Isbn
9780500511923
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2004103073
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Iznik : the artistry of Ottoman ceramics, Walter B. Denny
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 236) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An empire and its art -- Islam and the Ottoman artistic accomplishment -- Artists in the Ottoman Empire: craftsmen and "people of talent" -- The beginnings of Ottoman ceramic art at Iznik -- The ceramics of Iznik and the Ottoman court style -- The emergence of underglaze tiles as building decoration -- Heavenly gardens and enchanted forests in the marketplace -- Depictions, metaphors, and vignettes -- Religious functions and Iznik ceramics -- The patronage of the "people of the book" -- The heavy hand of history -- The legacy of Ottoman ceramics in east and west -- Meanings and understandings
Control code
56644849
Dimensions
34 cm
Extent
239 pages
Isbn
9780500511923
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2004103073
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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