Pearls on a String: Artists, Patrons, and Poets at the Great Islamic Courts

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Pearls on a String presents the arts of historical Islamic cultures by focusing on specific people and relationships among cultural tastemakers, especially painters, calligraphers, poets, and their patrons. Through a series of chapters, the book spotlights certain historical moments from across the Islamic world. Each chapter pivots around patrons and their social networks. These independent sections allow different voices and perspectives to emerge, enabling the reader to see that Islamic societies are not monolithic but ...

Pearls on a String: Artists, Patrons, and Poets at the Great Islamic Courts 2015, University of Washington Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780295995243

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