↠ Glass of the Sultans || ☆ PDF Read by ↠ Stefano Carboni David Whitehouse

By Stefano Carboni David Whitehouse | Comments: ( 301 ) | Date: ( Sep 18, 2019 )

Islamic glassmakers were not only brilliant technicians and innovators in their own right, but they also preserved many of the methods of Late Antique Roman craftsmen, passing them on centuries later to Venetian and other European masters This lovely book is the first comprehensive study of the accomplishments of these artisans The volume presents glass objects from collIslamic glassmakers were not only brilliant technicians and innovators in their own right, but they also preserved many of the methods of Late Antique Roman craftsmen, passing them on centuries later to Venetian and other European masters This lovely book is the first comprehensive study of the accomplishments of these artisans The volume presents glass objects from collections throughout the world from perfume flasks to pitchers, mosque lanterns to boxes, inkwells to vases ranging from the seventh to the nineteenth century and through many of the major artistic centers of the Muslim world.Five introductory essays cover all facets of the subject, including historical background, archaeological excavations, issues of connoisseurship, technology, and science The authors then discuss 150 masterworks of Islamic glass, grouped by technique or type of decoration blown, mold blown, hot worked, mosaic, painted, cut, and engraved , each of which is illustrated in full color Examples of European glass objects are also included as illuminating reference points.


  • Title: Glass of the Sultans
  • Author: Stefano Carboni David Whitehouse
  • ISBN: 9780300088519
  • Page: 159
  • Format: Hardcover

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Comments Glass of the Sultans

  • Bob Newman

    it's a glassic Sometimes I read books that are totally out of my area of competence and general knowledge. I often wind up learning a lot, but fear that the knowledge I thus gain will be forgotten soon because it doesn't connect with anything in my daily life---books about amber forests millions of years ago, the French horn, or Chinatown gang wars come to mind. Still, I think it's good to stretch yourself, try to stick your nose in new fields. This is such a book for me. It's basically a beauti [...]


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