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Islamic Architecture of Delhi

G.S. Khwaja (Author) & B.R. Mani (Frwd)

ISBN 10: 8180902994 / ISBN 13: 9788180902994
Editorial: Bharatiya Kala Prakashan, Delhi, India, 2012
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Foreword. Introduction. 1. Architecture of slave dynasty (1200-1290 A.D.). 2. Architecture of Khalji dynasty (1290-1320 A.D.) 3. Architecture of Tughlaq dynasty (1320-1388 A.D.) 4. Architecture of Sayyid and Lodi dynasties (1414-1526 A.D.) 5. Delhi of Mughals (1526-1707 A.D.) 6. Architecture of Babur and Humayun (1526-1556 A.D.) 7. Architecture of Sher Shah Suri (1530-1541 A.D.) 8. Shahjahanabad. Glossary. Bibliography. Index.This work on Islamic Architecture of the City of Delhi is an updated document of its own kind. Delhi is a wonderful city for being the only place which showcases nearly all the styles of Islamic architecture. It deals with the concepts and evolution, in terms of formation and its summation, of various religious and secular buildings like mosques, mausoleums, hospices, Madrasas, palaces, forts, gardens, minars etc.This book throws light not only on different styles of Islamic Architecture but also of Victorian Architecture in Delhi. Separate chapters have been devoted to define and depict Indo- Islamic architectural innovations during Sultanate period and that of Timurids or Mughals with some light on structures of Raj too. A little touch of political history while describing the essence of architectural styles, and factors responsible for blending among different styles, makes this book worth reading. Meticulously done plans, high resolution colour photographs on glossy art paper and lucidity in the narrative are some of the characteristics of this work. Much has been written on Islamic Architecture but since the invention of modern gadgets of documentation and assistance of digitized photography and colour printing the presentation in the field of art and architecture now has become more eloquent. It is a good research tool for those who have genuine interest in Islamic Architecture. In the 100th Year of foundation of the Seventh City of Delhi this book is a gift to the art lovers throughout the globe in general and dwellers of this imperial city in particular. N° de ref. de la librería 110653

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Título: Islamic Architecture of Delhi

Editorial: Bharatiya Kala Prakashan, Delhi, India

Año de publicación: 2012

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:New

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