Sultans of Deccan India, 1500-1700 PDF/EPUB µ Sultans
- 368 pages
- Sultans of Deccan India, 1500-1700
- Navina Najat Haidar
- 14 May 2016 Navina Najat Haidar
❴PDF / Epub❵ ☄ Sultans of Deccan India, 1500-1700 Author Navina Najat Haidar – Thomashillier.co.uk In the 16th and 17th centuries the Deccan plateau of south central India was home to a series of important highly cultured Muslim kingdoms and was a nexus of international trade Invigorated by cultura In the th and th centuries Deccan India, Kindle Ñ the Deccan plateau of south central India was home to a series of important highly cultured Muslim kingdoms and was a nexus of international trade Invigorated by cultural connections to Iran Turkey East Africa and Europe Deccani art is celebrated for its unmistakable otherworldly character in painting a poetic lyricism; in architecture a somber grandeur; and in the decorative arts lively creations in inlaid metalwork and dyed textiles This Sultans of Epub / beautifully illustrated catalogue which includes extraordinary new site photographs and lush landscape images along with discussions of of the finest Deccani works creates the most comprehensive examination to date of this fascinating and remote world The text not only discusses paintings drawings textiles arms manuscripts and other decorative arts from this rich culture but also explores the history architecture literature and music of the period Essays by prominent international authors supplemented by informative maps illustrated appendices and select primary sources make this pioneering book a key resource on the subject.