Islamic Patterns: An Analytical and Cosmological Approach (BOK)

Keith Critchlow

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Islamic art has long been misunderstood in the West as no more than decoration. This study explains how the geometrical patterns of Islamic art reveal intrinsic cosmological laws. The primary function of the patterns is to lead the mind from the literal world towards the underlying reality.

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Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 1976 Forfatter Keith Critchlow
Forlag
THAMES & HUDSON
ISBN 9780500270714
Antall sider 192 Dimensjoner 21cm x 26cm x 1,6cm
Vekt 670 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Andre medvirkende Seyyed Hossein Nasr Emner og form Cosmology & the universe, Islamic studies, Oriental art