Six Centuries of Islamic Art in China

04-Six CenturiesTitle : Six Centuries of Islamic Art in China
Author : Museum of Cultural Palace of Nationalities, Beijing, North West Minorities University, Lauzhou & Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia
Price : RM50.00
Size : 10″ x 10″
Year : 2001
ISBN No : 983-40385-2-6
Illustration : 78 colour, 54 b&w
Pages : 95
Researched and published by the Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, this catalogue was released in conjunction with an exhibition in collaboration with the Cultural Palace of Nationalities Museum, Beijing and the Northwest Minorities University, Lanzhou. The text provides an insight into the coming of Islam to China, the comparative influences of the Islamic and Chinese world and the rich cultural diversity of its vast lands by looking at the 10 Chinese Muslim ethnic groups. Also featured are costumes, musical instruments and utilitarian items.