Islamic Art

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subject Name: 
Art History
Course Number: 
271
Institution: 
Mount Holyoke College
Through investigation of major works produced in the Muslim world between the seventh and seventeenth centuries from Spain to India, this course explores the ways in which art and architecture were used to embody the faith, accommodate its particular needs, and express the power of its rulers. Topics include the calligraphy of the Qur'an, illustrated literature, the architecture of the mosque, and the aristocratic palace.
Comments: 
Course limited to sophomores, juniors and seniors
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Schedule #: 
106230

Course Sections

Islamic Art
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Michael Davis mtdavis@mtholyoke.edu TTH 10:00AM-11:15AM Art 220