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Title The legacy of Genghis Khan : courtly art and culture in western Asia, 1256-1353 / edited by Linda Komaroff and Stefano Carboni.

Publication Info. New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art ; [New Haven] : [Distributed by Yale University Press], [2002]


Location Call No. Status
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  709.5507 LEGACY    Check Shelf
Description xiv, 322 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (some color) ; 31 cm
Contents The Mongols and their legacy / Morris Rossabi -- The Mongols in Iran / Charles Melville -- A note on artistic exchanges in the Mongol empire / James C. Y. Watt -- Ilkhanid courtly life / Tomoko Masuya -- The religious art of the Ilkhanids / Sheila Blair -- The arts of the book in Ilkhanid Iran / Robert Hillenbrand -- The transmission and dissemination of a new visual language / Linda Komaroff -- Synthesis: continuity and innovation in Ilkhanid art / Stefano Carboni -- Technical study 1: close examination of leaves from the great Mongol / Shahnama Sarah Bertalan -- Technical study 2: the glazed press-molded tiles of Takht-i Sulaiman / John Hirx, Marco Leona, and Pieter Meyers.
Note Catalog of an exhibition held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Nov. 5, 2002-Feb. 16, 2003, and at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Apr. 13-July 27, 2003.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-308) and index.
Subject Art, Ilkhanid -- Iran -- Exhibitions.
Islamic art -- Iran -- Exhibitions.
Art, Ilkhanid -- Middle East -- Exhibitions.
Islamic art -- Middle East -- Exhibitions.
Genghis Khan, 1162-1227, Great Khan of the Mongols -- Influence -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Komaroff, Linda, 1953-
Carboni, Stefano.
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
ISBN 0300096917 Yale University Press
1588390713 hardcover
1588390721 paperback
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