Homee and Phiroze Randeria Lecture

KRISTINE ROSE BEERS: Silk threads and chevron patterns: Exploring the materiality of the Islamic book.

This paper will consider the parallels between Islamic bookbindings and their European contemporaries. Particular attention will be paid to the transmission of technologies, and the evolution of a unique

binding tradition.

 

Dates: 
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 17:00
Location: 
Society of Antiquaries, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BE