TITLE

Islamic Calligraphy

AUTHOR(S)
Richard, Francis
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Jun2007, Vol. 89 Issue 2, p368
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the book "Islamic Calligraphy," by Sheila S. Blair.
ACCESSION #
25166381

 

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