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Unformatted text preview: (on canvas) and sculpture are not considered the noblest forms of art. 5. Writing has high status in Islam, and calligraphy is a major art form. Writing is significant decoration for buildings and objects. 6. Books, manuscript painting, illumination, and decoration are major art forms. 7. Geometry and patterns are an extremely complex and sophisticated art....
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This note was uploaded on 07/01/2011 for the course ARH 301 taught by Professor Guernsey during the Fall '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.
- Fall '08