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Islamic art
Islamic Architecture
Islamic Painting and Sculpture
Islamic art in general
Dome of the Rock... 7th cent... Jerusalem, I…
-qiblah (direction to Mecca) marked by the Mihrab (nich)... -min…
-arabesques, calligraphy, tesselation... -Kufic- highly stylized…
-avoid religious imagery... -mosques- either hypostyle or unifie…
Islamic Architecture
-qiblah (direction to Mecca) marked by the Mihrab (nich)... -min…
Islamic Painting and Sculpture
-arabesques, calligraphy, tesselation... -Kufic- highly stylized…
Islamic Art
Arabesque
Calligraphy
Hajj
Iwan
a flowing, intricate, and symmetrical pattern deriving from f…
decorative or beautiful handwriting
an Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca that is required as one of the…
a rectangular vaulted space in a Muslim building that is wall…
Arabesque
a flowing, intricate, and symmetrical pattern deriving from f…
Calligraphy
decorative or beautiful handwriting
14 terms
ISLAMIC ART
185. Dome of the Rock. Jerusalem. Isla…
183. The Kaaba. Mecca, Saudi Arabia. I…
57. Pyxis of al-Mughira. Umayyad. c. 9…
65. Alhambra. Granada, Spain. Nasrid D…
-inspired by round Christian martyr, centrally planned octago…
-A pyxis is a cylindrical box used for cosmetics... -Inside are…
PLAN... -1,730 meters (1 mile) of walls and thirty towers of var…
185. Dome of the Rock. Jerusalem. Isla…
-inspired by round Christian martyr, centrally planned octago…
183. The Kaaba. Mecca, Saudi Arabia. I…
Islamic Art
Muhammad's House
Dome of the Rock
Great Mosque of Damascus
Great Mosque of Cordoba... Prayer Hall
620 CE... Medina, Arabia
691 CE... Jerusalem
710 CE... Damascus, Syria
800 CE... Cordoba, Spain
Muhammad's House
620 CE... Medina, Arabia
Dome of the Rock
691 CE... Jerusalem
Islamic Art
The Kaaba
Dome of the Rock
Great Mosque
Great Mosque
Saudi Arabia, Mecca; Granite Masonry covered with silk curtai…
Jerusalem; Stone masonry and wooden roof decorated with glaze…
Isfahan, Iran; Stone, brick, wood, plaster, and glazed cerami…
Cordoba, Spain; Stone masonry
The Kaaba
Saudi Arabia, Mecca; Granite Masonry covered with silk curtai…
Dome of the Rock
Jerusalem; Stone masonry and wooden roof decorated with glaze…
10 terms
Islamic Art
Dome of the Rock... completed 691 CE, Jer…
Prayer hall of Great Mosque... constructi…
Moorish portal of Great Mosque... constr…
Taj Mahal... completed 1653; marble maus…
Dome of the Rock... completed 691 CE, Jer…
Prayer hall of Great Mosque... constructi…
16 terms
Islamic Art
Mosque
Arcade
Calligraphy
Arabesques
A Muslim place of worship
A series of arches lined up side by side
A method of beautiful handwriting, sometimes using a brush
Swirling geometric patterns of plant life used as decoration
Mosque
A Muslim place of worship
Arcade
A series of arches lined up side by side
18 terms
Islamic Art
Dome of the Rock
The Great Mosque at Kairouan
Great Mosque, Cordoba
Prayer Hall(Great Mosque, Cordoba)
Jerusalem, 691
Tunisia, 836-875
Spain 785-86
Spain, 785-86
Dome of the Rock
Jerusalem, 691
The Great Mosque at Kairouan
Tunisia, 836-875
82 terms
Islamic Art
The Kaaba
632 CE
Mecca, Saudi Arabia
granite, silk, gold and silver thread
NAME
The Kaaba: DATE
The Kaaba: LOCATION
The Kaaba: MATERIAL
The Kaaba
NAME
632 CE
The Kaaba: DATE
10 terms
Islamic Art
Pyxis of al-Mughira
Folio from the Qur'an
Basin or Baptistere de St. Louis... (Muh…
The Ardabil Carpet... (Masqsud of Kashan)
- Ivory... - Calligraphy inscription in Arabic shows owner... - Ask…
- ink and gold on parchment... - Arabic read right to left... - Kuf…
- Brass inlaid with gold and silver... - signed 6 times... - origin…
- Huge carpet: funerary mosque... - A prayer carpet... - Medallion…
Pyxis of al-Mughira
- Ivory... - Calligraphy inscription in Arabic shows owner... - Ask…
Folio from the Qur'an
- ink and gold on parchment... - Arabic read right to left... - Kuf…
48 terms
Islamic Art
THE DOME OF THE ROCK, exterior
THE DOME OF THE ROCK, interior... -marble…
THE DOME OF THE ROCK, plan... -central pl…
THE GREAT MOSQUE OF KAIROUAN, TUNISIA,…
THE DOME OF THE ROCK, exterior
THE DOME OF THE ROCK, interior... -marble…
15 terms
Islamic Art
Tawheed
Allah
Muhammad (PbH)
Kaaba
the declaration of belief in the oneness of Allah (God) and a…
Islam teaches that Allah has a unique nature and that (He!) i…
Born in Mecca in 571... He (PbH) received his first divine reve…
It means ' cube' in Arabic. A black stone building in Mecca... t…
Tawheed
the declaration of belief in the oneness of Allah (God) and a…
Allah
Islam teaches that Allah has a unique nature and that (He!) i…
9 terms
Islamic Art
The Kaaba
Dome of the Rock
Quibla
Mihrab
Artist unknown... Patron Rededicated by Muhammed in 631-632... Loca…
Artist Unknown... Patron Unknown... Location Jerusalem... Function... Hol…
Direction to Mecca
Niche in the wall or a whole room that indicates the Quibla
The Kaaba
Artist unknown... Patron Rededicated by Muhammed in 631-632... Loca…
Dome of the Rock
Artist Unknown... Patron Unknown... Location Jerusalem... Function... Hol…
Islamic Art
Arabesque
Calligraphy
Hajj
Iwan
Islamic art/geometric patterns that are repeated over and over
The art of beautiful handwriting
A pilgrimage to Mecca, performed as a duty by Muslims
in Islamic architecture, a vaulted rectangular recess opening…
Arabesque
Islamic art/geometric patterns that are repeated over and over
Calligraphy
The art of beautiful handwriting
11 terms
Islamic art
Alhambra Palace💛
Folio from a Quran💛
Mushaf
Great mosque of Djenne💛
Artist unknown ... Patron unknown ... Location Granada, Spain... Mediu…
Artist Unknown... Patron Unkown... Location North Africa or near Ea…
A full manuscript of the Quran
Artist Unknown... Patron Unknown... Location Farmantala, Mali, Afri…
Alhambra Palace💛
Artist unknown ... Patron unknown ... Location Granada, Spain... Mediu…
Folio from a Quran💛
Artist Unknown... Patron Unkown... Location North Africa or near Ea…
16 terms
Islamic Art
Islam
Allah
Mohammad
Koran/ Qur'an
means "submission to God's will"
God
Prophet for the Muslim faith
Sacred scripture for the Muslim faith
Islam
means "submission to God's will"
Allah
God
islamic art
mosque of seliem II
alhambra
great mosque of cordoba
pyxis of al-muqhira
Architect: Sihan ... Brick and stone
stone... court of lions... hall of sisters
stone masonry
ivory
mosque of seliem II
Architect: Sihan ... Brick and stone
alhambra
stone... court of lions... hall of sisters
Islamic Art
Dome of the Rock ... Jerusalem... Islamic
Great Masque... Cordoba... Islamic
Creator: Sinan... Mosque of Selim II... Edi…
Page from Koran ... Syria... Vellum with ink…
Interior View... Pantokrator Dome Mosaic... Crucifixion mosaic
Ground plan ... Dome in front of mihrab
Reconstruction drawing
Dome of the Rock ... Jerusalem... Islamic
Interior View... Pantokrator Dome Mosaic... Crucifixion mosaic
Great Masque... Cordoba... Islamic
Ground plan ... Dome in front of mihrab
34 terms
Islamic Art
Historical Background
Patronage/Artisti Life
Islamic painting/sculpture
'Pyxis of al-Mughira'
-The Prophet Muhammad's powerful religious message resonated…
-major artistic movements caused by patronage... -most popular a…
-three types of patterns:... -Arabesque: -motifs (vines, spirals…
-calligraphic inscriptions... -contains expensive aromatics... -geo…
Historical Background
-The Prophet Muhammad's powerful religious message resonated…
Patronage/Artisti Life
-major artistic movements caused by patronage... -most popular a…
16 terms
Islamic Art
Muhammad
Islam
Qur'an
Mosque
Arab prophet; founder of religion of Islam.
"submission to the will of Allah"
Book composed of divine revelations made to the Prophet Muham…
A Muslim house of worship
Muhammad
Arab prophet; founder of religion of Islam.
Islam
"submission to the will of Allah"
Islamic Art
Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem, Israel, l…
Great Mosque, Damascus, Syria, c. 705-…
Malwiya Minaret, Great Mosque, Samarra…
The Great Mosque, Cordoba, Spain, eigh…
tribute to the triumph of Islam; still sacred to Jews, Christ…
Roman temple of Jupiter, then Byzantine dedication to John th…
•Largest mosque at the time... •Too tall for calling to prayer;…
• Umayyad Dynasty... o The capital was Córdoba... • Construction be…
Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem, Israel, l…
tribute to the triumph of Islam; still sacred to Jews, Christ…
Great Mosque, Damascus, Syria, c. 705-…
Roman temple of Jupiter, then Byzantine dedication to John th…
16 terms
Islamic art
Propheth Muhammad
Islam
Arabesques
Iwan
Born in Meca present day Saudi Arabia c. 570 died in Medina 632
means 'submission to God's will'
an ornamental design consisting of intertwined flowing lines,…
a vaulted portal opening onto a courtyard: used often in Iran…
Propheth Muhammad
Born in Meca present day Saudi Arabia c. 570 died in Medina 632
Islam
means 'submission to God's will'
Islamic Art
Arabesque
Stucco
Mosque
Minarets
complex, ornate design
fine plaster or cement used to coat or decorate walls
a Muslim place of worship
tower attached to a Muslim mosque, having one or more project…
Arabesque
complex, ornate design
Stucco
fine plaster or cement used to coat or decorate walls
68 terms
Islamic Art
Time frame
kaaba
Mecca
mihrab
630 AD -The Present
-rededicated by Muhammad in 631-632 CE; multiple renovations…
spiritual center for Islam in Saudi Arabia
a niche in the wall of a mosque that indicates the direction…
Time frame
630 AD -The Present
kaaba
-rededicated by Muhammad in 631-632 CE; multiple renovations…
10 terms
Islamic Art
Page from the Qur'an... 9th century
Plate with Kufic border... 10th-12th cent…
Dome of the Rock... Jerusalem, Israel... beg…
Mosque at Córdoba... Spain... begun 785/6
Arabic submitic language, read from left to right. Kufic-- lo…
Decorating an object with caligoraphy was important in this r…
It's built on the site of where Abraham was going to sacrific…
Very vast Mosque
Page from the Qur'an... 9th century
Arabic submitic language, read from left to right. Kufic-- lo…
Plate with Kufic border... 10th-12th cent…
Decorating an object with caligoraphy was important in this r…
14 terms
Islamic Art
kaaba
dome of the rock
folio from the qur'an
great mosque of cordoba
unknown... islamic/saudi arabia... 631-632 ce... granite masonry cover…
unknown... islamic/umayyad... 691 bce... stone masonry and wooden roof…
unknown... islamic... 750-850 ce... ink, color, gold on parchment
various... islamic... 785 ce... stone masonry
kaaba
unknown... islamic/saudi arabia... 631-632 ce... granite masonry cover…
dome of the rock
unknown... islamic/umayyad... 691 bce... stone masonry and wooden roof…
10 terms
Islamic Art
Submission to God; Those who submit
Structure in Mecca said to be made by…
Pilgrimage to mecca, all male Muslims…
570 CE in Mecca
What does Islam and Muslim mean?
What is the Kaaba
Hajj
When/Where was Muhammed born?
Submission to God; Those who submit
What does Islam and Muslim mean?
Structure in Mecca said to be made by…
What is the Kaaba
Islamic Art
Page with Khufic Script
Dome of Rock
Interior of Dome Rock
Interior of Prayer Hall
Writing of the word, matched the beautiful messages
In Jerusalem, important to the 3 religions, shrine place to c…
Lot's of mosiacs, use of marble, ornate and gold,
Great Mosque in Spain, forest of pillars, biggest mosque in t…
Page with Khufic Script
Writing of the word, matched the beautiful messages
Dome of Rock
In Jerusalem, important to the 3 religions, shrine place to c…
24 terms
Islamic Art
Muqarnas Dome... 1354-1391 CE... Plaster/Arc…
Angel Presenting Mohammed with a City…
Keysari Prayer Rug... c. 1400 CE... Silk and…
Portrait of Mehmet the Conquerer... c. 14…
No direct image.... Big dude, complete side view. Very interest…
Muqarnas Dome... 1354-1391 CE... Plaster/Arc…
Angel Presenting Mohammed with a City…
5 terms
Islamic Art
Dome of the Rock 7th century CE Islamic
Great Mosque Cordoba, Spain 8-10 centu…
Frieze from Mshatta, Jordan 8th centur…
Court of the Lions Granada, Spain 14th…
where Adam was buried, muhammad ascended to heaven, Abraham n…
5,000 muqarnas
Dome of the Rock 7th century CE Islamic
where Adam was buried, muhammad ascended to heaven, Abraham n…
Great Mosque Cordoba, Spain 8-10 centu…
20 terms
Islamic Art
Arabesque
Calligraphy
Hajj
Iwan
complex, ornate design
art of beautiful handwriting
A pilgrimage to Mecca, performed as a duty by Muslims
in Islamic architecture, a vaulted rectangular recess opening…
Arabesque
complex, ornate design
Calligraphy
art of beautiful handwriting
8 terms
Islamic Art
691... Islamic... Umayyad... Jerusalem
9th or 10th Century... Islamic
10th Century... Islamic... Nishapur
10th Century... Islamic
Dome of the Rock... (date, **, dynasty, location)
Qu'ran Page... (date, **)
Samanid Bowl... (date, **, location)
Shroud of St. Josse... (date, **)
691... Islamic... Umayyad... Jerusalem
Dome of the Rock... (date, **, dynasty, location)
9th or 10th Century... Islamic
Qu'ran Page... (date, **)
30 terms
Islamic Art
Petra; Jordan; Treasury and Great Temp…
Petra; Treasury facade; Jordan; Treasu…
Petra; Great Temple, Jordan; Treasury…
The Kaaba, Mecca (Saudi Arabia), pre-I…
Petra; Jordan; Treasury and Great Temp…
Petra; Treasury facade; Jordan; Treasu…
27 terms
Islamic Art
Quran
Hijra
Mecca
Medina
central religious text of Islam, revelation from god
migration of prophet muhammad and his followers from Mecca to…
Holy City
second holiest city, burial site of Muhammad. He fled here af…
Quran
central religious text of Islam, revelation from god
Hijra
migration of prophet muhammad and his followers from Mecca to…
36 terms
Islamic Art
Islam
Islam and Early Islamic Society
Kaaba
The Maqamat of Al-Hariri
5 Pillars. Muslims believed that Muhammad was the final proph…
Arose in 7th century Arabia. Absorbed many different techniqu…
Cube-like, textile draped shrine built for God by Abraham and…
The Maqamat belongs to literary genre of cautionary tales. Re…
Islam
5 Pillars. Muslims believed that Muhammad was the final proph…
Islam and Early Islamic Society
Arose in 7th century Arabia. Absorbed many different techniqu…
22 terms
Islamic Art
Islamic Art
Ottoman Empire
Caliph
Shah
C. 1300 - 1918... Anionic : No representational images... Text focu…
Dominate Cutural Center... Islamic state founded by Osman in no…
Supreme religious leader of Muslim people
King. Persian sphere.
Islamic Art
C. 1300 - 1918... Anionic : No representational images... Text focu…
Ottoman Empire
Dominate Cutural Center... Islamic state founded by Osman in no…
islamic Art
Dome of the Rock
Great Mosque Kairouan
Great Mosque Cordoba
Qur'an pages
shrine not mosque... borrowing and making own type of architectu…
after death of Mohammed... simple construction- overpowering=lar…
spain... horseshoe arch wall completely covered in pattern... hypos…
calligraphy actual words of god... kufic- earliest style of call…
Dome of the Rock
shrine not mosque... borrowing and making own type of architectu…
Great Mosque Kairouan
after death of Mohammed... simple construction- overpowering=lar…
6 terms
Islamic Art
Muhammads house
Dome of the Rock
Great mosque, Damascus
Great mosque, Córdoba
622 CE ... Medina,Arabia
691-692 CE ... Jerusalem
706-715 CE ... Dmascus, Syria
786, 987 CE ... Cordoba, Spain
Muhammads house
622 CE ... Medina,Arabia
Dome of the Rock
691-692 CE ... Jerusalem
20 terms
Islamic Art
Dome of the Rock, c. 687-691, Jerusale…
Great Mosque, Eighth-Tenth Centuries,…
Frieze from Mshatta, Jordan, c. 740-75…
Court of the Lions, Alhambra, 1354-139…
-Domed wooden octagon... -Influenced by centrally planned buildi…
-Double-arched columns, brilliantly articulated in alternatin…
-From a palace in Jordan... -Richly carved stone walls 16-feet h…
-Palace of the Nasrid sultans of southern Spain ... -Light, airy…
Dome of the Rock, c. 687-691, Jerusale…
-Domed wooden octagon... -Influenced by centrally planned buildi…
Great Mosque, Eighth-Tenth Centuries,…
-Double-arched columns, brilliantly articulated in alternatin…
13 terms
Islamic Art
Pyxis of al-Mughira... 968... Ivory
Folio from the Qur'an... 8th-9th century…
Basin de St. Louis... 1320-1340... brass inl…
The Ardabil Carpet... 1539-1540... silk on w…
Pyxis of al-Mughira... 968... Ivory
Folio from the Qur'an... 8th-9th century…
Islamic Art
The Kaaba in Mecca
Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem
Prayer Hall Great Mosque ,Córdoba
Minbar Kutubaya Mosque
631-632... Granite Masonry ... Spiritual center in Islam
691... Tile gold and Marble... sacred rock where Adam was buried
786 ... White stone and Red brick... Palace of the Nasrid sultans
1125-1130... Wood... where sermons are given
The Kaaba in Mecca
631-632... Granite Masonry ... Spiritual center in Islam
Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem
691... Tile gold and Marble... sacred rock where Adam was buried
Islamic Art
Arabesque
Calligraphy
Jali
Koran
Flowing, intricate, and symmetrical pattern deriving from flo…
Decorative or beautiful handwriting
Perforated ornamental stone screens in Islamic art
The Islamic sacred text, dictated to the Prophet Muhammad by…
Arabesque
Flowing, intricate, and symmetrical pattern deriving from flo…
Calligraphy
Decorative or beautiful handwriting
11 terms
Islamic Art
Muhammad
Mecca
hijra
mosque
The last prophet believed by Muslims who talked to the Archan…
City in western Arabia; birthplace of the Prophet Muhammad, a…
The Migration of Muhammad from Mecca to Medina in A.D. 622, m…
A Muslim place of worship
Muhammad
The last prophet believed by Muslims who talked to the Archan…
Mecca
City in western Arabia; birthplace of the Prophet Muhammad, a…
19 terms
Islamic Art
Qur'an (Koran)
Mosaic
Miraj
Calligraphy
Islam's sacred book, composed of surahs (chapters) divided in…
An Islamic decorative technique in which large ceramic panels…
Muhammad's miraculous ascension from Jerusalem, through the s…
Greek, "beautiful writing". Handwriting or penmanship, especi…
Qur'an (Koran)
Islam's sacred book, composed of surahs (chapters) divided in…
Mosaic
An Islamic decorative technique in which large ceramic panels…
36 terms
Islamic art
"lightning fast spread of Islam"
Islam
Muslim
kiswa(h)
by 640 Islamic armies had conquered the Middle East,... by 651 I…
Arabic term for "submission to God." It's what the religion i…
Arabic term for "one who submits"
gold and silver thread
"lightning fast spread of Islam"
by 640 Islamic armies had conquered the Middle East,... by 651 I…
Islam
Arabic term for "submission to God." It's what the religion i…
18 terms
Islamic Art
arabesque
calligraphy
hajj
iwan
a flowing, intricate, and symmetrical pattern deriving from f…
decorative or beautiful handwriting; one of the three main ty…
an Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca that is require as one of the…
a rectangular vaulted space in a Muslim building that is wall…
arabesque
a flowing, intricate, and symmetrical pattern deriving from f…
calligraphy
decorative or beautiful handwriting; one of the three main ty…
26 terms
Islamic Art
Pyxis of al-Mughira
Folio from a Qur'an
Basin, Baptisere de St. Louis
The Ardabil Carpet
Pyxis of al-Mughira
Folio from a Qur'an
Islamic Art
Muhammad's House... 622 CE... Medina, Arabia
Dome of the Rock... 691-692 CE... Jerusalem
Great Mosque, Damascus... 706-715 CE... Dama…
Great Mosque, Cordoba... begun 786, finis…
Muhammad's House... 622 CE... Medina, Arabia
Dome of the Rock... 691-692 CE... Jerusalem
13 terms
Islamic Art
Dome of Rock
Great Mosque of Cordoba
Beginning of Surah (Page of the Qur'an…
Muqarnas Dome, Palace of the Lions
Jerusalem... 687-692... Architecture
Cordoba, Spain... 8th to 10th centuries... interior view... Umayyad Dy…
9th century or early 10th century... ink on gold vellum
Alhambra, Granada, Spain... Architecture
Dome of Rock
Jerusalem... 687-692... Architecture
Great Mosque of Cordoba
Cordoba, Spain... 8th to 10th centuries... interior view... Umayyad Dy…
Islamic Art
Great Mosque Cordoba, Spain - culture
Great Mosque Cordoba, Spain - era
Great Mosque Cordoba, Spain - medium
Pyxis of al-Mughira - culture
Umayyad
785-786 CE
Stone masonry
Umayyad
Great Mosque Cordoba, Spain - culture
Umayyad
Great Mosque Cordoba, Spain - era
785-786 CE
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