Sultan Ibrahim 'Adil Shah II in Procession Artist: School of 'Ali Riza Object Name: Album leaf, illustrated Date: Early 17th century Geography: India, Deccan, Bijapur Culture: Islamic Medium: Opaque watercolor and gold on paper Dimensions: Frame: 27 3/8 × 20 1/16 × 1 3/16 in. (69.5 × 51 × 3 cm) Image: 5 5/16 × 4 1/8 in. (13.5 × 10.5 cm) Classification: Codices Credit Line: The Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. Lent by Howard Hodgkin.

Sultan Ibrahim 'Adil Shah II in Procession Artist: School of 'Ali Riza Object Name: Album leaf, illustrated Date: Early 17th century Geography: India, Deccan, Bijapur Culture: Islamic Medium: Opaque watercolor and gold on paper Dimensions: Frame: 27 3/8 × 20 1/16 × 1 3/16 in. (69.5 × 51 × 3 cm) Image: 5 5/16 × 4 1/8 in. (13.5 × 10.5 cm) Classification: Codices Credit Line: The Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. Lent by Howard Hodgkin.

Mimar Sinan- Taner Alakuş

Mimar Sinan- Taner Alakuş

Miraj – Spiritual or Corporeal By Mumtaz Ali Tajddin S. Ali Editor’s Note: Miraj is observed on 27 Rajab. Please follow link for Calendar Converter in the horizontal menu above under Mu…

Miraj – Spiritual or Corporeal By Mumtaz Ali Tajddin S. Ali Editor’s Note: Miraj is observed on 27 Rajab. Please follow link for Calendar Converter in the horizontal menu above under Mu…

Detail from the Birth of the Prophet Muhammad

Detail from the Birth of the Prophet Muhammad

Mohammed and his followers travel to Mecca, from the 1595 illustrated edition of the Siyer-i Nebi. Topkapi Palace Museum, Istanbul, Turkey.

Mohammed and his followers travel to Mecca, from the 1595 illustrated edition of the Siyer-i Nebi. Topkapi Palace Museum, Istanbul, Turkey.

Mohammed meets the prophets Ismail, Is-hak and Lot in paradise. From the Apocalypse of Muhammad, written in 1436 in Herat, Afghanistan (now in the Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris). (Hat tip: A.L. and Buck.)

Mohammed meets the prophets Ismail, Is-hak and Lot in paradise. From the Apocalypse of Muhammad, written in 1436 in Herat, Afghanistan (now in the Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris). (Hat tip: A.L. and Buck.)

An Album Page: Timur Enthroned Delhi, Mughal India, Late 18th Century

An Album Page: Timur Enthroned Delhi, Mughal India, Late 18th Century

Portrait_of_the_Prophet_Muhammad_riding_the_buraq_steed

Portrait_of_the_Prophet_Muhammad_riding_the_buraq_steed

A Floral Fantasy, first half of the 17th century. Islamic. Gursharan and Elvira Sidhu Collection, Seattle | This work is featured in our “ Sultans of Deccan India, 1500–1700: Opulence and Fantasy” exhibition, on view through July 26, 2015. #DeccanSultans

A Floral Fantasy, first half of the 17th century. Islamic. Gursharan and Elvira Sidhu Collection, Seattle | This work is featured in our “ Sultans of Deccan India, 1500–1700: Opulence and Fantasy” exhibition, on view through July 26, 2015. #DeccanSultans

Hülya Aziz-Kız Kulesinde Laleler, 2012. #maidenstower #kizkulesi #minyatur #miniature #tezhip #illumination #hulyaaziz #tulips #art

Hülya Aziz-Kız Kulesinde Laleler, 2012. #maidenstower #kizkulesi #minyatur #miniature #tezhip #illumination #hulyaaziz #tulips #art

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