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Arabic Geometrical Pattern and Design

by J. Bourgoin

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A nice source book. It's challenging to try and work out how to construct the different designs (even using the dotted lines), but sometimes the challenge is too much and I just wish there was some kind of commentary or discussion. ( )
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Nearly 200 examples exhibit the wide range of Islamic art, including hexagon and octagon designs, combinations of stars and rosettes, and many variations on other geometric patterns. Twenty-eight examples from traditional sources in Cairo and Damascus include sanctuary doors, openwork windows, and inlaid marble pavements and ceilings.

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Consists of all the illustrations from Les lments de l'art arabe.

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