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Image for The Grand Mogul: Imperial Painting in India, 1600-1660

The Grand Mogul: Imperial Painting in India, 1600-1660

By: Beach, Milo Cleveland

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Williamstown, Mass, Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute: 1978

Seller ID: 002796

ISBN: 0-931102-01-4

Condition: Very Good


200 pages; 71 catalogued and illustrated paintings, some color most b&w; descriptive entries are comprehensive as is the bibliography; Genealogy. Wrappers are rubbed along the edges, otherwise nearly fine within. View more info

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The Taj Mahal

By: Carroll, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Newsweek: 1972

Seller ID: 002380

ISBN: 0-88225-025-6

Condition: Very Good


172 pages; numerous illustrations in color and b&w. The Taj Mahal in history and in literature; chronology to Indian history; guide to Mogul monuments; bibliography. View more info

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Secrets of the Harem

By: Coco, Carla

Price: $37.00

Publisher: New York, The Vendome Press: 1997

Seller ID: 002680

ISBN: 0-86565-996-6

Condition: Very Good


191 pages; color illustrated throughout. The author has written about Istanbul, Turkey and the Turkish community in Venice and the Venetian community in Constantinople. This is a comprehensive description of the Turkish harem with documented text illustrated with photographs and artwork. View more info

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Berber Art, An Introduction

By: D' Ucel, Jeanne

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 1932

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 005007

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


227 pages; numerous b&w illustrations; illustrated endpapers. Described at the time of publication as " the first introduction to Berber Art." Clean throughout; tight binding; uneven fading to the front board. The dustjacket is whole with some small tape repair, tender seams; now in a Brodart cover. View more info

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Indian Temples and Palaces

By: Edwardes, Michael

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, Paul Hamlyn: 1969

Seller ID: 000043

Condition: Very Good


191 pages. Of the series, Great Buildings of the World. Palaces and sacred buildings of India's Hindus, Buddhists, Sikhs, and Muslims. View more info

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Turkish Miniature Painting

By: Esin, Emil (Edited, Introduction, Notes)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rutland, Vermont, Charles E. Tuttle: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002856

Condition: Very Good


34 pages; 12 full-page tipped-in color plates with complete descriptive entries on the opposite page; 12 b&w illustrations.; selected bibliography. Repaired tear to the bottom edge of the jacket's front panel. Price clipped. View more info

Image for (Islamic Painting) Arab, Persian, Indian, Turkish Painting

(Islamic Painting) Arab, Persian, Indian, Turkish Painting

By: Ettinghausen, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1978

Seller ID: 003481

Condition: Very Good.


48 pages; well illustrated. MMA Bulletin Autumn 1978. Clean and tight. View more info

Image for Turkish Miniatures from the Thirteenth to the Eighteenth Century

Turkish Miniatures from the Thirteenth to the Eighteenth Century

By: Ettinghausen, Richard (Introduction by)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, The New American Library: 1965

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 004874

ISBN: no

Condition: Fine


24 pages text followed by 28 color plates, some double-page. Bibliography. A Mentor-Unesco Art Book published by arrangement with UNESCO. The author "describes in detail the special features developed by the Turkish miniaturists- the realistic and descriptive quality- ... as opposed to the ornate art of the better-known Persian miniatures." Clean throughout; binding tight and square. View more info

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The Collector's Eye: The Ernest Erickson Collections at The Brooklyn Museum

By: Ferber, Linda S.; Diana Fane; Richard A. Fazzini; Robert S. Bianchi; James F. Romano; Amy G. Poster; Sheila R. Canby

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Brooklyn Museum: 1987

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 002835

ISBN: 0-87273-108-1

Condition: Fine


272 pages; 203 b&w, 5 color illustrations. A broad collection, including ancient Andean and North American Indian, Ancient Egyptian, Ancient Iranian, Indian and Southeast Asian, Islamic Art. View more info

Image for Persian Ceramics from the Collection of the Asian Art Museum

Persian Ceramics from the Collection of the Asian Art Museum

By: Froom, Aimée

Price: $8.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Asian Art Museum, Chong-Moon Lee Center: 2008

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 004993

ISBN: 0939117444

Condition: Fine


128 pages; numerous color illustrations. Persian ceramics from the seventh through the nineteenth centuries. Most shown are from the Avery Brundage Collection. Brundage was the museum's founding donor. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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The Great Moghuls

By: Gascoigne, Bamber

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1971

Edition: 1st U.S Edition

Seller ID: 002377

ISBN: 06-011467-3

Condition: Very Good


264 pages; 52 color, 94 b&w illustrations. The rulers of India, 16th to the 18th century, 6 generations of one family. Genealogy; Bibliography; Index. Jacket chipped at the bottom edge. View more info

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The World of Islam

By: Grube, Ernst J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1966

Seller ID: 002733

Condition: Very Good


176 pages; 200 illustrations, 105 color; endpaper maps. The author was Curator, Islamic Department, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. From the series, Landmarks of the World's Art. View more info

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Cities of Mughul India: Delhi, Agra and Fatehpur Sikri

By: Hambly, Gavin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, G.P Putnam's Sons: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002379

Condition: Fine


168 pages; 128 plates, including 71 in color. The history of the cities under the Mughul line of family succession from 1526, Babur, to 1712, Aurangzeb. View more info

Image for Islamic Glass: A Brief History

Islamic Glass: A Brief History

By: Jenkins, Marilyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1986

Seller ID: 002791

Condition: Very Good.


56 pages; 80 items illustrated in color photographs. Reprinted from the MMA Bulletin Fall 1986. Clean and tight. View more info

Image for Painted Songs, Continuity and Change in an Indian Folk Art

Painted Songs, Continuity and Change in an Indian Folk Art

By: Kaiser, Thomas

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, ARNOLDSCHE Art Publishers with Ethnographic Museum of the University of Zurich: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004991

ISBN: 3897903660

Condition: Fine


192 pages; profusely illustrated in color. The Indian tradition of picture storytelling through scroll painting. A performer will narrate as she/he unrolls the scroll to reveal appropriate scenes. A beautifully produced book. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

Image for Persian Painting of the Fifteenth Century

Persian Painting of the Fifteenth Century

By: Pinder-Wilson, R.H. (Introduction and Notes)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber Limited: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003446

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


24 pages; 10 color plates with full descriptive entries. The Faber Gallery of Oriental Art. The dustjacket is marked and wrinkled; previous owner's name on the title page. View more info

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Islamic Art - Revised Edition

By: Rice, David Talbot

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1975

Seller ID: 003612

ISBN: 0500201501

Condition: Very Good


288 pages; 248 plates, 55 in color. Said to be the best on the subject. Maps, Table of Dates, Bibliography, Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

Image for Timbuktu to Tibet: Exotic Rugs & Textiles from New York Collectors

Timbuktu to Tibet: Exotic Rugs & Textiles from New York Collectors

By: Thompson, Jon; Thomas J. Farnham (Introductory)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, The Haji Baba Club: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003358

ISBN: 1898113661

Condition: Fine


308 pages; 107 color plates; numerous color text illustrations; blue silk boards with impressed orange titles.. The book accompanied the Haji Baba Club's 75th Anniversary Exhibition at the New York Historical Society. The history of the club and "Rugs in the City"; production of textiles and rugs in parts of the world; uses; collecting. A lavishly beautiful catalogue, as new. View more info