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The Legacy of Genghis Khan: Courtly Art and Culture in Western Asia, 1256-1353

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) - Art - 2002 - 322 pages
Local Persian artistic traditions were themselves transformed by Mongol preferences and by contracts with the arts of Europe and especially China, as wares and craftsmen from ...
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Beyond the Legacy of Genghis Khan

Linda Komaroff - Religion - 2012 - 678 pages
This volume offers a wide-ranging account of the Mongols in western and eastern Asia in the aftermath of Genghis Khan’s disruptive invasions of the early thirteenth century ...
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La Divine Comtesse: Photographs of the Countess de Castiglione

Pierre Apraxine, Xavier Demange, Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) - Art - 2000 - 192 pages
Symbol of the Second Empire, that dazzling and artificial epoch, the mysterious Countess de Castiglione dedicated her life to a cult of personal beauty and made sensational ...
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Beyond the Easel: Decorative Painting by Bonnard, Vuillard, Denis, and ...

Gloria Lynn Groom, Nicholas Watkins, Jennifer Paoletti, Thérèse Barruel, Art Institute of Chicago, Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) - Art - 2001 - 289 pages
"The Contributions of Artists Pierre Bonnard, Edouard Vuillard, Maurice Denis, and Ker Xavier Roussel to the French avant-garde of the 1890s, as members of the Nabis, are ...
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Barcelona and Modernity: Picasso, Gaudí, Miró, Dalí

William H. Robinson, Jordi Falgàs, Carmen Belen Lord, Cleveland Museum of Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) - Art - 2006 - 524 pages
During the years after the September Revolution of 1868, Barcelona experienced huge industrial growth and emerged as the most politically and culturally progressive city in ...
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Ancient Faces: Mummy Portraits from Roman Egypt

Susan Walker, Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) - Art - 2000 - 168 pages
When they were first discovered over a century ago, the painted panel and shroud portraits of Roman Egypt were a revelation to scholars and public alike. Even today they ...
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Max Ernst: A Retrospective

Max Ernst, Werner Spies, Sabine Rewald, Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) - Art - 2005 - 301 pages
A comprehensive look at the life and work of a pioneering 20th-century artist
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Dangerous Liaisons: Fashion and Furniture in the Eighteenth Century

Harold Koda, Andrew Bolton, Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) - Art - 2006 - 128 pages
An alluring look at the relationship of clothing and interior design in 18th-century France
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