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The visual world of Muslim India : the art, culture and society of the Deccan in the early modern era / edited by Laura E. Parodi ; foreword by Richard M. Eaton.

Author/Creator:
Parodi, Laura Emilia, editor.
Publication:
London : I.B. Tauris, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
xxxii, 366 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Series:
Library of South Asian history and culture ; v. 2.
Library of South Asian history and culture
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Subjects:
Islamic art -- India -- Deccan.
Deccan (India) -- Antiquities.
Antiquities.
Islamic art.
India -- Deccan.
Summary:
Selection of papers presented at a conference 'Art, Patronage and Society in the Muslim Deccan from the Fourteenth Century to the Present Day' (4-6 July 2008) at St. Antony's College, Oxford, with support from the John Fell Fund, Barakat Trust and Alessandro Bruschettini.
Contents:
Foreword / Richard M. Eaton
Introduction / Laura Parodi
The Circular Cities of the Deccan / Marika Sardar
Golconda's Mosques and tombs : Distribution, Chronoloogy and Meaning / Robert Alan Simpkins
Medieval Chaul under the Nizam Shahs : An Archaeological and Historical Investigation / Pushkar Sohoni
Migrations and Cultural Transmissions in the Deccan : Evidence of Monuments at Vijayanagara / Geroge Michell
The 'Great Mosque' at Gulbarga reinterpreted as the Hazar Sutun of Firuz Shah Bahmani / Helen Philon
Deccani Guns : Features and Ornamentation / Klaus Rotzer
The Fighting on the Wall / Gijs Kruijtzer
Variations on a Persian Theme : The Diwan of Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah and the Brith of the Illustrated Urdu Diwan / Laura Weinstein
A Dutch Artist in Bijapur / Deborah Hutton and Rebecca Tucker
Vida de Jacques de Coutre : A Flemish Account of Bijapuri Visual Culture in the Shadow of Mughal Felicity / Keelan Overton
Bidri Ware and the New Mughal Order / Laura E. Parodi
Gulshan-i 'Ishq : Sufi Romance of the Deccan / Navina Najat Haidar
Sacred Spaces and Objects of Popular Deccani Muslmi Devotional Practices / Omar Khalidi
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-358) and indexes.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Richard and Marsha Johnson Fund.
Contributor:
Eaton, Richard Maxwell, author of foreword.
Sardar, Marika, author.
Simpkins, Robert Alan, author.
Sohoni, Pushkar, author.
Michell, George, author.
Philon, Helen, author.
Rotzer, Klaus, author.
Kruijtzer, Gijs, author.
Perelman, Laura, author.
Hutton, Deborah, author.
Tucker, Rebecca, author.
Overton, Keelan, author.
Parodi, Laura, author.
Haidar, Navina Najat, author.
Khalidi, Omar, author.
Richard and Marsha Johnson Fund.
ISBN:
9781848857469 (hbk.)
1848857462 (hbk.)
OCLC:
769547030
Publisher Number:
99958964724