Arabic Geometrical Pattern and Design (Dover Pictorial Archive)

4,35 valoración promedio
( 23 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780486229249: Arabic Geometrical Pattern and Design (Dover Pictorial Archive)

By forbidding the representation of the human figure, the Mohammedan religion helped push Islamic art along a path much different from that of traditional European art. European abounds with perspective renderings of figures and landscapes, while Islamic translates artistic impulse into elaborate geometric patterns and linear designs. Through centuries of practicing this purely abstract art, Muslim artists have perfected it to an incomparable elegance.
This book contains 190 examples exhibiting the wide range of Islamic geometrical art: hexagon designs, octagon designs, dodecagon designs, combinations of stars and rosettes (of many variations), combinations of squares and octagons, heptagon designs, and pentagon designs. These fundamental shapes give rise to hundreds of different designs, and merely altering an angle or curving a straight line can create an entirely new pattern. When transferred to metal, wood, stucco, mosaic, and paint, these patterns make up the elaborate ornamentation for which Arabic architecture is noted, and twenty-eight examples of actual applications from Cairo and Damascus are included: sanctuary doors, openwork windows, inlaid marble pavements, and ceilings.
The reader may wish to try his own hand at drawing patterns, to which purpose dotted construction lines are given for sections of the plates. Artists and designers will appreciate this book as a valuable source for Islamic art and design, which they may use directly or vary at will, and with the added use of color they will find that striking and beautiful results can often be achieved.

"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Language Notes:

Text: English, French (translation)

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Bourgoin, J.
ISBN 10: 0486229246 ISBN 13: 9780486229249
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 1973. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería V0-9780486229249

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,30
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,46
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

J. Bourgoin
Editorial: Dover Publications Inc., United States (1974)
ISBN 10: 0486229246 ISBN 13: 9780486229249
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Dover Publications Inc., United States, 1974. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. New edition. Language: French,English . Brand New Book. By forbidding the representation of the human figure, the Mohammedan religion helped push Islamic art along a path much different from that of traditional European art. European abounds with perspective renderings of figures and landscapes, while Islamic translates artistic impulse into elaborate geometric patterns and linear designs. Through centuries of practicing this purely abstract art, Muslim artists have perfected it to an incomparable elegance. This book contains 190 examples exhibiting the wide range of Islamic geometrical art: hexagon designs, octagon designs, dodecagon designs, combinations of stars and rosettes (of many variations), combinations of squares and octagons, heptagon designs, and pentagon designs. These fundamental shapes give rise to hundreds of different designs, and merely altering an angle or curving a straight line can create an entirely new pattern. When transferred to metal, wood, stucco, mosaic, and paint, these patterns make up the elaborate ornamentation for which Arabic architecture is noted, and twenty-eight examples of actual applications from Cairo and Damascus are included: sanctuary doors, openwork windows, inlaid marble pavements, and ceilings. The reader may wish to try his own hand at drawing patterns, to which purpose dotted construction lines are given for sections of the plates. Artists and designers will appreciate this book as a valuable source for Islamic art and design, which they may use directly or vary at will, and with the added use of color they will find that striking and beautiful results can often be achieved. Nº de ref. de la librería AA99780486229249

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,21
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Bourgoin, J.
Editorial: Dover Publishers
ISBN 10: 0486229246 ISBN 13: 9780486229249
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Dover Publishers. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New. Nº de ref. de la librería 0486229246

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,23
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,04
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

J. Bourgoin
Editorial: Dover Publications Inc., United States (1974)
ISBN 10: 0486229246 ISBN 13: 9780486229249
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Dover Publications Inc., United States, 1974. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. New edition. Language: French,English . Brand New Book. By forbidding the representation of the human figure, the Mohammedan religion helped push Islamic art along a path much different from that of traditional European art. European abounds with perspective renderings of figures and landscapes, while Islamic translates artistic impulse into elaborate geometric patterns and linear designs. Through centuries of practicing this purely abstract art, Muslim artists have perfected it to an incomparable elegance. This book contains 190 examples exhibiting the wide range of Islamic geometrical art: hexagon designs, octagon designs, dodecagon designs, combinations of stars and rosettes (of many variations), combinations of squares and octagons, heptagon designs, and pentagon designs. These fundamental shapes give rise to hundreds of different designs, and merely altering an angle or curving a straight line can create an entirely new pattern. When transferred to metal, wood, stucco, mosaic, and paint, these patterns make up the elaborate ornamentation for which Arabic architecture is noted, and twenty-eight examples of actual applications from Cairo and Damascus are included: sanctuary doors, openwork windows, inlaid marble pavements, and ceilings. The reader may wish to try his own hand at drawing patterns, to which purpose dotted construction lines are given for sections of the plates. Artists and designers will appreciate this book as a valuable source for Islamic art and design, which they may use directly or vary at will, and with the added use of color they will find that striking and beautiful results can often be achieved. Nº de ref. de la librería AA99780486229249

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,93
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Bourgoin, J.
Editorial: Dover Publications Inc. (1973)
ISBN 10: 0486229246 ISBN 13: 9780486229249
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 5
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Dover Publications Inc., 1973. Estado de conservación: New. Series: Dover Pictorial Archive. Num Pages: 204 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: AKC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 276 x 207 x 16. Weight in Grams: 660. . 1973. New edition. Paperback. . . . . . Nº de ref. de la librería V9780486229249

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 15,54
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Irlanda a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Bourgoin, J.
Editorial: Dover Publications Inc.
ISBN 10: 0486229246 ISBN 13: 9780486229249
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 5
Librería
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Dover Publications Inc. Estado de conservación: New. Series: Dover Pictorial Archive. Num Pages: 204 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: AKC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 276 x 207 x 16. Weight in Grams: 660. . 1973. New edition. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Nº de ref. de la librería V9780486229249

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 15,92
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

J. Bourgoin
Editorial: Dover Publications Inc., United States (1974)
ISBN 10: 0486229246 ISBN 13: 9780486229249
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
Book Depository hard to find
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Dover Publications Inc., United States, 1974. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. New edition. Language: French,English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. By forbidding the representation of the human figure, the Mohammedan religion helped push Islamic art along a path much different from that of traditional European art. European abounds with perspective renderings of figures and landscapes, while Islamic translates artistic impulse into elaborate geometric patterns and linear designs. Through centuries of practicing this purely abstract art, Muslim artists have perfected it to an incomparable elegance. This book contains 190 examples exhibiting the wide range of Islamic geometrical art: hexagon designs, octagon designs, dodecagon designs, combinations of stars and rosettes (of many variations), combinations of squares and octagons, heptagon designs, and pentagon designs. These fundamental shapes give rise to hundreds of different designs, and merely altering an angle or curving a straight line can create an entirely new pattern. When transferred to metal, wood, stucco, mosaic, and paint, these patterns make up the elaborate ornamentation for which Arabic architecture is noted, and twenty-eight examples of actual applications from Cairo and Damascus are included: sanctuary doors, openwork windows, inlaid marble pavements, and ceilings. The reader may wish to try his own hand at drawing patterns, to which purpose dotted construction lines are given for sections of the plates. Artists and designers will appreciate this book as a valuable source for Islamic art and design, which they may use directly or vary at will, and with the added use of color they will find that striking and beautiful results can often be achieved. Nº de ref. de la librería BTE9780486229249

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 16,06
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

J. Bourgoin
Editorial: Dover Publications (1973)
ISBN 10: 0486229246 ISBN 13: 9780486229249
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Dover Publications, 1973. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0486229246

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 16,26
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Bourgoin, J.
Editorial: Dover Publications
ISBN 10: 0486229246 ISBN 13: 9780486229249
Nuevos PAPERBACK Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Dover Publications. PAPERBACK. Estado de conservación: New. 0486229246 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Nº de ref. de la librería NATARAJB1FI1001171

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 13,08
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,46
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Jules Bourgoin
ISBN 10: 0486229246 ISBN 13: 9780486229249
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. New edition. Paperback. Nearly 200 examples exhibit the wide range of Islamic art, including hexagon and octagon designs, combinations of stars and rosettes, and many variations on other geometric patterns. Twent.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 208 pages. 0.700. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780486229249

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 16,58
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda