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Title The image of the Prophet between ideal and ideology / edited by Christiane Gruber, Avinoam Shalem
Published Berlin : De Gruyter, 2014
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Contents Counterhistory in the earliest Latin lives of Muhammad / Kenneth Baxter Wolf -- The Prophet Muhammad in Pre-Modern Jewish Literatures / Reuven Firestone -- Collecting the Dead Body of the Prophet Muhammad : Hair, Nails, Sweat and Spit / Brannon Wheeler -- Muhammad As Warrior Prophet : Images from the World History of Rashid al-Din / Robert Hillenbrand -- Muhammad and an Adoration of the Magi in the Gulbenkian Anthology of 813/1411 / Maria Vittoria Fontana -- Infused with Shi'ism : Representations of the Prophet in Qajar Iran / Maryam Ekhtiar -- Meanings of Muhammad in Later Medieval Art / Debra Higgs Strickland -- Mahomet Pseudo-Prophète et les Musulmans Idolâtres dans la sculpture romane (IX-XIIIe siècle) / Inés Monteira Arias -- Reading the Bible through Glass: The Image of Muhammad in the Sainte-Chapelle / Michelina Di Cesare -- A Sixteenth-Century European Author Portrait of Muhammad and Medieval Latin Traditions of Qur'an Reading / Thomas E. Burman and Leah Giamalva -- Muhammad, Mandeville, and Maximilian : Constructing a Muslim Nemesis / Larry Silver -- Religious Polemics and Visual Realism in a late 16th-Century Biography of the Prophet Muhammad / Ulrike Ilg -- Impostor or Lawgiver? : Muhammad through European Eyes in the 17th and 18th Centuries / John Tolan -- The Dancing Muhammad of Le Grand bal de la Douairière de Billebahaut : Incarnating Unity, Power, and Glory in the Court of Louis XIII / Katie Larson -- Muhammad Learning the Dao and Writing Sutras : Early Japanese Representations of Muhammad / Fabio Rambelli -- Between Convivencia and Reconquista : The Prophet Muhammad as Arabian knight in a Spanish Qur'an translation of 1872 / Alberto Saviello -- 'Yankee Mahomet' / Holly Edwards -- Masonic Fraternalism and Muhammad Among the Lawgivers in Adolph A. Weinman's Sculpture Frieze for the United States Supreme Court (1931-1935) / David Bjelajac -- Bibliography -- Information on the authors -- Index
Notes Previously issued in print: 2013
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Subject Muḥammad, Prophet, -632 -- In art.
East and West in art.
Islam in art.
Islamic art -- History.
Genre/Form Art.
History.
Form Electronic book
Author Gruber, Christiane J., 1976- editor
Shalem, Avinoam, editor
ISBN 3110312387
3110312549 (e-book)
3110383152 (ePub ebook)
9783110312386
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