Images of Thought: Visuality in Islamic India 1550-1750

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With many illustrations and diagrams, Images of Thought provides easy to follow ways in which to read Indian, Persian and European paintings in terms of composition, proportion, colour symbolism and references to myth. Yet it also provides the intellectual contexts of Islamic cultures which inform our perceptions of how this visual language works. The author uses salient aspects of critical theory, anthropology and theology to sensitise viewers to the diversity and difference of cultural readings but never loses sight of ...

Images of Thought: Visuality in Islamic India 1550-1750 2009, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne

ISBN-13: 9781443803410

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Images of Thought: Visuality in Islamic India 1550-1750 2006, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne

ISBN-13: 9781847180735

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