The arts of fire : Islamic influences on glass and ceramics of the Italian Renaissance /

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Other Authors / Creators:Hess, Catherine, 1957-
Komaroff, Linda, 1953-
Saliba, George.
Format: Book
Language:English
Imprint: Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, [2004]
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Retention:Retained for Eastern Academic Scholars' Trust (EAST) http://eastlibraries.org/retained-materials
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword
  • Acknowledgments
  • Map of the Islamic World and Southern Europe, ca. A.D. 700-1800
  • Brilliant Achievements: The Journey of Islamic Glass and Ceramics to Renaissance Italy
  • Color, Precious Metal, and Fire: Islamic Ceramics and Glass
  • The World of Islam and Renaissance Science and Technology
  • Plates
  • Blown Glass
  • Islamic Enameled and Gilded Glass
  • Islamic Influences on Italian Glass
  • Tin Glaze and Luster on Ceramics
  • Islamic Motifs on Italian Ceramics
  • The Albarello
  • The Influence of Porcelain
  • Glossary
  • References
  • Index