ART HISTORY, Fourth Edition

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Chapter 8 : Islamic Art

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Plate 2 — Kea-0281
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Title: Complex of Sultan Hasan
Description: Mihrab detail; Sultan Hasan Mosque
Plate 2 — Dva-6563
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Title: Friday Mosque
Description: ornamental ceramic tile wall: detail
Plate 2 — SSp-0371
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Title: Alhambra
Description: north gallery; carved stucco decoration, calligraphic border
Plate 3 — Dva-0611
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Title: Dome of the Rock
Description: from precinct courtyard
Plate 6 — Kir-4700
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Title: Kairouan: Great Mosque
Description: General view of Minaret and courtyard from terrace.
Plate 6 — Kir-4681
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Title: Kairouan: Great Mosque
Description: General view of courtyard and arcade.
Plate 7 — Ksa-0105
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Title: Mezquita
Description: Interior of the Mosque with some of the 36 piers and 514 columns. Each bay is defined by a set of two-tiered horseshoe arches with alternating red brick and white stone voussoirs.
Plate 7 — ASp-0841
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Title: Great Mosque
Description: dome over the bay in front of mihrab
Plate 8 — Kea-0282
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Title: Complex of Sultan Hasan
Description: Quibla wall and mihrab; Sultan Hasan Mosque
Plate 9 — Met-2588
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Title: Mosque lamp
Plate 9 — Met-2591
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Title: Mosque lamp
Plate 10 — Ksa-0100a
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Title: Alhambra: Court of Lions
Description: overall view from outside courtyard
Plate 11 — ASp-0903
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Title: Alhambra
Description: Sala de los Abencerrages; muqarnas dome
Plate 11 — ASp-0899
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Title: Alhambra
Description: entrance from north gallery; interior of 16-pointed muqarnas dome
Plate 12 — Met-1194
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Title: Mihrab
Plate 14 — Kuw-0001
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Title: Dish with epigraphic decoration (Kufic script)
Description: Overall view
Plate 15 — Met-05822
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Title: Ewer (Macy Jug)
Plate 16 — Kew-0001
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Title: Baptismal Basin of St. Louis
Creator(s): Mohammad ibn al-Zayn
Description: Total from front
Plate 17 — Kiv-0001
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Title: Saint-Josse shroud
Description: Overall view of larger of 2 fragments
Plate 18 — Met-1159
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Title: Leaf from a Qur'an Manuscript
Plate 20 — Met-2896
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Title: Section of a Qur'an
Description: frontispiece
Plate 21 — Met-3222
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Title: Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami; Laila and Majnun at School (fol. 15 r)
Creator(s): Ja'far
Nizami
Plate 22 — Kir-43252
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Title: Selimiye Mosque, Edirne
Creator(s): Sinan
Description: General view of mosque, across garden, from S/W
Plate 24 — Kir-43336
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Title: Selimiye Mosque, Edirne
Creator(s): Sinan
Description: View of principle dome ceiling, from below, showing artwork and inscriptions
Plate 24 — Kir-43384
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Title: Selimiye Mosque, Edirne
Creator(s): Sinan
Description: View of interior, from N/E gallery, towards minbar
Plate 25 — Kir-44155
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Title: Topkapi palace
Description: Harem interior,
Plate 26 — Met-3892
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Title: Tughra of Sultan Sulaiman the Magnificent; Cipher or calligraphic emblem
Plate 28 — Mia-0500
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Title: Masjid-i shah (Shah Mosque)
Description: View of Main Entrance Gate with dome of Sheikh Lutfallah Mosque in distance
Plate 29 — Met-06194
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Title: Carpet