DESROCHES-NOBLECOURT, C: Egyptian Wall Paintings: From Tombs and Temples (Mentor-UNESCO Art Book)

Book cover. Egyptian Wall Paintings: From Tombs and Temples (Mentor-UNESCO Art Book)Desroches-Noblecourt, Christiane. Egyptian Wall Paintings: From Tombs and Temples (Mentor-UNESCO Art Book). Mentor, 1962. Unmarked. Mentor-UNESCO Art Book, MQ457. Very Good. Paperback. (#30645) $12.00

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Beautifully illustrated with full-page and double page reproductions. Introduction by Christiane Desroches-Noblecourt. Discusses conventions, interpretations, techniques, composition, and the use of color. Bibliography.

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TDSR: Traditional Dwellings and Settlements Review (Volume XII, Number 1, Fall 2005)

Book Cover. Traditional Dwellings and Settlements Review (Volume XII, Number 1, Fall 2005) Traditional Dwellings and Settlements Review (Volume XII, Number 1, Fall 2005). TDSR, 2005. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#30492) $20.00

Illustrated. Journal of the International Association for the Study of Traditional Environments. 86p.

Feature articles include “[Reframing] World Heritage” by Howayda Al-Harithy, “Globalization, Neoliberalism, and New Spaces of Capital in Cairo” by Javier Arbona, “Singapore’s Orchard Road as Conduit” by Limin Hee, Robert Good’ field report on Venice, and more.

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AKAWIE, T: Egypt and Other imaginary Places (San Jose Museum of Art, 1977)

Akawie, Thomas; Shere, Charles. Thomas Akawie: Egypt and Other imaginary Places (San Jose Museum of Art, 1977). San Jose Museum of Art, 1977. Unmarked. Some age tanning on edges. Good. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). (#29908) $18.00

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An exhibition of paintings and objects held at the San Jose Museum of Art, February 24-Mar27, 1977 Three color and seven black/white images.

Introduction by Charles Shere.

Thomas Akawie (1935-2019) began as an Abstract Abstract Expressionist and then developed a form of abstraction in which rigidly symmetrical forms. Many of his works were inspired by the symbolism and imagery of the Tarot, astrology, and ancient Egyptian art.