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Some eBooks for ART 240
Affect, Emotion, and Subjectivity in Early Modern Muslim Empires : New Studies in Ottoman, Safavid, and Mughal Art and Culture Art and Architecture of Viceregal Latin America, 1521-1821 Cultural Contact and the Making of European Art since the Age of Exploration Exiled in Modernity: Delacroix, Civilization, and Barbarism Japonisme in Britain: Whistler, Menpes, Henry, Hornel and Nineteenth-century Japan A King's Book of Kings: The Shah-nameh of Shah Tahmasp The Legacy of Genghis Khan: Courtly Art and Culture in Western Asia, 1256–1353 Masterpieces of The Metropolitan Museum of Art The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Vol. 11, The Islamic World Mughal Occidentalism : Artistic Encounters Between Europe and Asia at the Courts of India, 1580-1630 Persian Art: Image Making in Eurasia Prints and People: A Social History of Printed Pictures Rethinking Japanese Modernism Speaking of Spain: the Evolution of Race and Nation in the Hispanic World
Traditional African Art: an Illustrated Study
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