The Ivories of Muslim Spain: Papers from a Symposium Held in Copenhagen from the 18th to the 20th of November 2003 / Journal of the David Collection. Volume 2.1 & 2.2 [2 Volume Set]. Kjeld von Folsach, Joachim Meyer eds.
The Ivories of Muslim Spain: Papers from a Symposium Held in Copenhagen from the 18th to the 20th of November 2003 / Journal of the David Collection. Volume 2.1 & 2.2 [2 Volume Set]

The Ivories of Muslim Spain: Papers from a Symposium Held in Copenhagen from the 18th to the 20th of November 2003 / Journal of the David Collection. Volume 2.1 & 2.2 [2 Volume Set]

Copenhagen: The David Collection, 2005.

336 pp. 122 color plates 142 black and white. 8.25 x 10.5 Hardback in dustjacket in New condition. Item #BOOKS010341I
ISBN: 8788464253

Sixteen papers presented at this symposium include:

Ivory Working in the Umayyad and Abbasid Periods
Trade In and Availability of Ivory: The Picture Given by Medieval Sources
Ivory Working in Umayyad Córdoba: Techniques and Implications
The Syrian Connection: Archaic Elements in Spanish Umayyad Ivories
What the Inscriptions Tell Us: Text and Message on the Ivories from al-Andalus
Architectural Décor on the Ivories of Muslim Spain: 'Dwarf' Architecture in al-Andalus
A Recently acquired Cordovan Ivory Casket in the David Collection
Volume, Flatness, and Abstraction - Remarks on the Style of the David Collection Classic
Enclosed in Ivory: The Miseducation of al-Mughira
The Doha Box
A New Group of Spnaish Ivory Pen Boxes?
The Ivories of al-Andalus (10th-11th Century): Some Thoughts on Arts & Crafts in the Caliphate of Córdoba and the Taifa Kingdoms
Ivory and Wood: The Minbar from the Kutubiyya Mosque in Marrakesh and the Ivories from Cordoba
Fatimid Ivories within a Mediterranean Culture
Questions of Authenticity: The Imitation Ivories of Francisco Pallás y Puig (1859-1926)
Ernst Kühnel and Scholarship on Islamic Ivories up to 1971
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