AP Art History Unit 4

Rebecca and Eliezer at the Well and Jacob Wrestling the Angel, from the Vienna Genesis
Early Byzantine Europe
Early sixth century CE
illuminated manuscript (tempera, gold, and silver on purple vellum)
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Great Mosque Cordoba, Spain Umayyad c. 785-786 CE stone masonryPyxis of al-Mughira Umayyad c. 968 CE IvoryAlhambra Granada, Spain Nasrid Dynasty 1354- 1391 CE Whitewashed adobe stucco, wood, tile, paint, and gildingMosque of Selim II Edirne, Turkey Sinan 1568-1575 Brick and stoneGreat Mosque of Djenne Mali Founded c. 1200 CE rebuilt 1906-1907 AdobeThe Kaaba Mecca, Saudi Arabia Islamic, pre-Islamic monument rededicated by Muhammad in 631-632 CE multiple renovations Granite masonry, covered with silk curtain and calligraphy in gold and silver-wrapped threadDome of the Rock Jerusalem Islamic, Umayyad 691-692 CE multiple renovations stone masonry and wooden roof decorated with glazed ceramic tile, mosaics, and gilt aluminum and bronze domeGreat Mosque (Masjid-e Jameh) Isfahan, Iran Islamic, Persian: Seljuk, Il-Khanid, Timurid and Safavid Dynasties c. 700 CE additions and restorations in 14th, 18th, and 20th centuries stone, brick, wood, plaster, and glazed ceramic tilesFolio from a Qur'an Arab, North Africa, or Near East Abbasid c. 8th to 9th century Ink, color, and gold on parchmentBasin (Baptistere de St. Louis) Muhammad ibn al-Zain 1320- 1340 CE brass inlaid with gold and silverBahram Gur Fights the Karg, folio from the Great Il-Khanid Shahnama Islamic, Persian, Il-Khanid 1330-1340 CE Ink and opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paperThe Court of Gayumars, folio from Shah Tahmasp's Shahnama Sultan Muhammad 1522-1525 CE ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paperThe Ardabil Carpet Maqsud of Kashan 1539-1540 CE Silk and WoolTaj Mahal Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India Masons, Marble workers, mosaicists, and decorators working under supervision of Ustad Ahmad Lahori, architect of emperor 1632-1653 stone masonry, marble with inlay of precious and semiprecious stones, gardens

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