Arabic Geometrical Pattern and Design




Arabic Geometrical Pattern and Design

Number of page: 204
Author: J. Bourgoin
Publisher: Courier Corporation
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Category: Design

Nearly 200 examples exhibit the wide range of Islamic art, including hexagon and octagon designs, combinations of stars and rosettes, and many variations on other geometric patterns. Twenty-eight examples from traditional sources in Cairo and Damascus include sanctuary doors, openwork windows, and inlaid marble pavements and ceilings.