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The Resource The Holy Qur'an : an historical survey of calligraphy in the Qur'an, Inca Films, (videorecording)

The Holy Qur'an : an historical survey of calligraphy in the Qur'an, Inca Films, (videorecording)

Label
The Holy Qur'an : an historical survey of calligraphy in the Qur'an
Title
The Holy Qur'an
Title remainder
an historical survey of calligraphy in the Qur'an
Statement of responsibility
Inca Films
Title variation
Holy Koran
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
History of Koranic calligraphy as a medium of transmission and as an art form. Examples from Arabian, North African, Ottoman, Persian, and Mughal calligraphers. Also includes recorded recitations
Cataloging source
EMU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written and directed by David Thompson ; produced by Frances Cockburn ; narrated by Duncan Carse
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1929-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thompson, David
  • Inca Films (Firm)
  • Phoenix/BFA Films & Video
Runtime
18
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Islamic calligraphy
Technique
live action
Label
The Holy Qur'an : an historical survey of calligraphy in the Qur'an, Inca Films, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Container title: Holy Koran
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1978
Color
multicolored
Control code
000057700
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
  • 1 videocassette (18 min.) (VHS)
  • 1 study paper.
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000057700
  • (OCoLC)19402424
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The Holy Qur'an : an historical survey of calligraphy in the Qur'an, Inca Films, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Container title: Holy Koran
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1978
Color
multicolored
Control code
000057700
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
  • 1 videocassette (18 min.) (VHS)
  • 1 study paper.
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000057700
  • (OCoLC)19402424
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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