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Faces of Ancient Arabia: The Giraud and Carolyn Foster Collection of South Arabian Art

Edited by Regine Schulz and Giraud V. Foster
Contributions by Robert Bianchi and Antonietta Catanzeriti

This fully illustrated catalogue, incorporating essays on the formation of the collection, the history of South Arabian art and architecture, the queen of Sheba, and the incense trade, documents the recent gift to the Walters of more than 60 South Arabian artifacts from the collection of Giraud and Carolyn Foster.

This publication accompanied an exhibition at the Walters Art Museum, July 20, 2008-September 7, 2008.

140 pages
11.6”h x 9.3”w