Early Muslim Architecture. Umayyads, Early ‘Abbāsids and Tūlūnids. By K. A. C. Creswell. Part I: Umayyads, A. D. –, with a Contribution. K. A. C. Creswell: Early Muslim architecture. Vol. I. Second edition. Umayyads, A.D. – 2 parts: xxxix, pp., front., plates; vi, – pp., 98 plates . K. A. C. CRESWELL, The Muslim Architecture of. Egypt well’s Early Muslim Architecture, Part I and was reached at the end of Part II and traces architectural.

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West facade of al-Amir Bashtak’s palace. His documentation ranged from the Euphrates to Egypt. Creswell of Islamic architecture in Egypt.

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Carved wooden cenotaph in the mausoleum of al-Imam al-Shafi’i.

K.A.C. Creswell Photographs of Islamic Architecture

Qa’a at the house of Radwan Bay at al-Khiyamiya. Al-Mashhad al-Qibli at al-Shallal in Aswan. Beginning inthe American University sarly Cairo housed Creswell’s photograph collection and portions of his personal papers, however, Creswell maintained property rights over his collection. Additionally, he authored another two volume work entitled, Early Muslim Architecture.

Parker Nile Watercraft Photographs. Mosque of Qijmas al-Ishaqi. Qurna Hillside Oral History Project. Creswell is considered to be the founder of the study of Islamic Architecture. Email alerts New issue alert. Longing for the Lost Caliphate: Ablution fountain and courtyard of the Mosque of Muhammad Ali at the Citadel.

Alexandria Bombardment of Photograph Album. Facade of Mustafa Pasha’s mausoleum. Xreswell view of al-Sultania mausoleum at the Northern Cemetery.

Ramses Wissa Wassef Architectural Drawings. Hopkins Rural Egypt Photographs. Niches in the facade of Al-Hakim Mosque. Sign in via your Institution Sign in. Ethnographic and Anthropological Films – Egypt and Beyond.

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K.A.C. Creswell Photographs of Islamic Architecture

If you originally registered with a username please use that to sign in. Minaret of Qanibai al-Djarkasi mosque. Creswell Photographs of Islamic Architecture digital collection currently contains over oversized photographs collected by K.

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Courtyard, ablution fountain and minaret of the Mosque of Ibn Tulun. To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above. Skip to main content. In this capacity, Creswell began surveying and photographing Islamic monuments in unprecedented detail. Article PDF first page preview. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford.

Bab Zuwaila as seen from Sharia al-Muizz. Creswell Photographs of Islamic Architecture. Ceiling of al-Amir Bashtak’s palace. This article is also available for rental through DeepDyve.

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