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Rafii, Leila. Sufal-i Iran (Persian Pottery). 248 pages, 30 cm.This book presents the art of creating Persian pottery, an art form that has existed since antiquity.  There is an overview of how pottery was made and used along with many photos of museum objects, dating as far back as the Neolithic Period.  There are many interesting designs reflecting a rich heritage and history. Text in Persian with photo captions in Persian and English. Tehran: Yassavoli, 1999. Out of Stock 0 $65.00

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Rajavi, Mohammad Ali, ed. Tarhe Shahre Gol (The Explanation of Rosebud). 105 pages, 34 cm. A compilation of works presented by the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art.  While clearly influenced by the classic Persian miniature paintings and mosaics of old, today's prominent Persian artists introduce more abstractions and impressionistic viewpoints into their works.  The result is a fascinating collection of paintings that seem to reveal something different with each view. Tehran:  Yassavoli Publications, 1999. Out of Stock 0 $99.00

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Katouzian, Morteza. Selected Works of Morteza Katouzian. 184 pages, col. ill, 33 cm. A selection of the artistís best-known paintings, some pages featuring two or three. Tehran:  Yassavoli Publications, 2009.  Text in Persian and English. Hardcover w/dust jacket; binding imperfect. Out of Stock 0 $145.00

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Esmailzadeh, Gholam Reza. Sad u yak tarh-i mu`arraq (One Hundred and One Designs of Mosaic Work). 110 pages, 33 cm. This book contains dozens of beautiful designs, inspired by contemporary Persian miniature paintings, which can be used to create mosaic works from wood, tile, or other materials. Text entirely in Persian. Tehran:  Yassavoli Publications, 2002.  Softcover. Out of Stock 0 $30.00
  Les Peintres Orientalistes by Michelle Verrier.   This book features a variety of 19th century European artists and paintings with obviously romantic themes based on travellers' tales of the Middle East and the Orient.  The blends of colors and themes bring these legends to life. Click here for sample pictures.  98 pp.  Tehran:  Yassavoli Publications, 1997.  Text in French and Persian with photo captions in Persian, French and English.  Hardcover w/dust jacket.  0  
  Selected Works of Mahdi Alizadeh.  This prominent artist is drawn to themes of human cultural identity, essence and value.  He has also produced many still lifes and nature scenes.  This book provides a good introduction to his best-known works.  The warmth of the paintings comes through in this compilation. Click here for sample pictures.  73 pp. Book size is 29 cm x 22 cm (Approx. 11.5" x 8.5"). Tehran:  Yassavoli Publications, 1998.  Text in Persian and English.  Hardcover w/dust jacket. Shipping weight 4.58 lbs.  Out of Stock 0  
  History of Photography and Pioneer Photographers in Iran by Yahya Zoka with Karim Emami.  This book is a comprehensive history of the development of photography as a technology as well as a fine art.  Click here for some sample illustrations.  Published in Tehran by Elmi va Frahangi in Persian Year 1376 (1997 Common Era). 1st Edition. 580 pages, including bibliography. Text entirely in Persian.  Hardcover with dust jacket. This book was a limited edition printing and is now extremely rare; only a handful are still available. Out of Stock 0  

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Farshchian, Mahmoud. Barguzidah-yi Asar: 1354-1380 (Selected Paintings 1975-2001). 89 pages, 30 cm. Some of his best-known works, including some that have not been published in collections before. Includes introductions and painting titles in Persian and English. Tehran: Yassavoli, 2009. 1st ed. Hardcover with dust jacket. Out of Stock 0  

 

Selected Works of Rahim Navessi, Collections No. 1, 2 and 3.  Navessi is one of the great Persian painters.  Born in Khoy in 1951, Navessi was first recognized as a painter in 1968. He studied under Kazarian and in 1972 attended the Vienna School of Fine Arts, from which he graduated at the top of his class. His works have been featured at international exhibitions throughout Europe. Each of these collections, published in a limited edition by Yassavoli of Tehran in 2002 and 2004, feature 21 paintings. Book size is 33 x 24 cm (approx. 13" x 9.5").  Shipping weight 0.80 lbs. Out of Stock.
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History of Photography and Pioneer Photographers in Iran by Yahya Zoka with Karim Emami.  This book is a comprehensive history of the development of photography as a technology as well as a fine art.  Click here for some sample illustrations.  Published in Tehran by Elmi va Frahangi in Persian Year 1376 (1997 Common Era). 1st Edition. 580 pages, including bibliography. Text entirely in Persian.  Hardcover with dust jacket. This book was a limited edition printing and is now extremely rare; only a handful are still available.  Out of Stock

Selected Works of Mahdi Alizadeh.  This prominent artist is drawn to themes of human cultural identity, essence and value.  He has also produced many still lifes and nature scenes.  This book provides a good introduction to his best-known works.  The warmth of the paintings comes through in this compilation. Click here for sample pictures.  73 pp. Book size is 29 cm x 22 cm (Approx. 11.5" x 8.5"). Tehran:  Yassavoli Publications, 1998.  Text in Persian and English.  Hardcover w/dust jacket. Shipping weight 4.58 lbs.   Out of Stock

Les Peintres Orientalistes by Michelle Verrier.   This book features a variety of 19th century European artists and paintings with obviously romantic themes based on travellers' tales of the Middle East and the Orient.  The blends of colors and themes bring these legends to life. Click here for sample pictures.  98 pp.  Tehran:  Yassavoli Publications, 1997.  Text in French and Persian with photo captions in Persian, French and English.  Hardcover w/dust jacket.  Out of Stock

The Explanation of Rosebud (Persian Title: Sharhe Majhooe-ye Gol), a compilation of works presented by the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art.  While clearly influenced by the classic Persian miniature paintings and mosaics of old, today's prominent Persian artists introduce more abstractions and impressionistic viewpoints into their works.  The result is a fascinating collection of paintings that seem to reveal something different with each view. Click here for sample pictures. 98 pp. Tehran:  Yassavoli Publications, 1999.  Illustrated. Text in English and Persian.  Book size is 33 cm x 24 cm (approx. 13" x 9.5"). Hardcover w/dust jacket.  ISBN 9643061973. Now out of print & becoming scarce; order soon. Shipping weight 4.58 lbs.  $125.00 Out of Stock

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