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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

Futuh al-Haramayn (Description of the Holy Cities)  Muhi al-Din Lari (Bukhara)

Futuh al-Haramayn (Description of the Holy Cities) Muhi al-Din Lari (Bukhara)

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript Object Name: Folio from a non-illustrated manuscript Date: dated A.H. 531/ A.D. 1137 Geography: Iran or Iraq Culture: Islamic Medium: Ink, gold, and watercolor on paper

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript Object Name: Folio from a non-illustrated manuscript Date: dated A.H. 531/ A.D. 1137 Geography: Iran or Iraq Culture: Islamic Medium: Ink, gold, and watercolor on paper

Illuminated Double Page of a Yusuf and Zulaikha of Jami Date: ca. 1580 Geography: Iran, Shiraz Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Dimensions: 10 x 5 3/4in. (25.4 x 14.6cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 13.228.8.1

Illuminated Double Page of a Yusuf and Zulaikha of Jami Date: ca. 1580 Geography: Iran, Shiraz Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Dimensions: 10 x 5 3/4in. (25.4 x 14.6cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 13.228.8.1

Qur'an Manuscript | Islamic | The Metropolitan Museum of Art - نسخة مخطوطة من القرآن الكريم تعود الى القرن الثامن عشر او بداية القرن التاسع عشر - المصدر : كشمير

Qur'an Manuscript | Islamic | The Metropolitan Museum of Art - نسخة مخطوطة من القرآن الكريم تعود الى القرن الثامن عشر او بداية القرن التاسع عشر - المصدر : كشمير

Book of Prayers, Sura Yasin and Surat al-Fath, dated A.H. 1132/A.D. 1719–20, Calligraphy: Ahmad Nairizi (Persian), Illumination: Attributed to Muhammad Hadi, Iran, Ink, colors, and gold on paper; lacquer binding

Book of Prayers, Sura Yasin and Surat al-Fath, dated A.H. 1132/A.D. 1719–20, Calligraphy: Ahmad Nairizi (Persian), Illumination: Attributed to Muhammad Hadi, Iran, Ink, colors, and gold on paper; lacquer binding

Hizb (Litany) of An-Nawawi [Turkey] (1975.192.1) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Hizb (Litany) of An-Nawawi [Turkey] (1975.192.1) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Anthology of Persian Poetry Amir Shahi of Sabzavar (d. 1453) Poet: Maulana Nur al-Din `Abd al-Rahman Jami (1414–92) Poet: Nasir Khusrau (1003–ca. 1066) Date: 16th century Geography: Iran or Turkey Medium: Main support: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Binding: Lacquer Dimensions: H. 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm) W. 5 3/4 in. (14.6cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 89.2.2152

Anthology of Persian Poetry Amir Shahi of Sabzavar (d. 1453) Poet: Maulana Nur al-Din `Abd al-Rahman Jami (1414–92) Poet: Nasir Khusrau (1003–ca. 1066) Date: 16th century Geography: Iran or Turkey Medium: Main support: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Binding: Lacquer Dimensions: H. 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm) W. 5 3/4 in. (14.6cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 89.2.2152

The Art of the Ottomans before 1600 | Thematic Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Art of the Ottomans before 1600 | Thematic Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami Date: 1509–10 Geography: Iran, Shiraz Medium: Leather; tooled and gilded; ink on paper Dimensions: 11 1/2 x 7 in. (29.2 x 17.8 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 13.228.6

Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami Date: 1509–10 Geography: Iran, Shiraz Medium: Leather; tooled and gilded; ink on paper Dimensions: 11 1/2 x 7 in. (29.2 x 17.8 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 13.228.6

"The Execution of Mazdak", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) Date: ca. 1330–40 Geography: Iran, probably Isfahan Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper Dimensions: Page: 8 1/16 x 5 1/4 in. (20.5 x 13.3 cm) Painting: 1 5/8 x 4 5/16 in. (4.1 x 10.9 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 1974.290.37

"The Execution of Mazdak", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) Date: ca. 1330–40 Geography: Iran, probably Isfahan Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper Dimensions: Page: 8 1/16 x 5 1/4 in. (20.5 x 13.3 cm) Painting: 1 5/8 x 4 5/16 in. (4.1 x 10.9 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 1974.290.37

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Rogers Fund, 1955. “Figure for Use at Drinking Parties”, Folio from a Book of the Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices by al-Jazari. Probably Syrian, dated A.H. 715/A.D. 1315.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Rogers Fund, 1955. “Figure for Use at Drinking Parties”, Folio from a Book of the Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices by al-Jazari. Probably Syrian, dated A.H. 715/A.D. 1315.

A manuscript often opened with an 'unwan, a sumptuous double-page composition framing columns of text. To begin this imperial album, text from a treatise on calligraphy by Mir 'Ali, the celebrated penman of the early sixteenth-century Timurid court of Herat, was pasted onto a folio and decorated with several borders of lavish illumination

A manuscript often opened with an 'unwan, a sumptuous double-page composition framing columns of text. To begin this imperial album, text from a treatise on calligraphy by Mir 'Ali, the celebrated penman of the early sixteenth-century Timurid court of Herat, was pasted onto a folio and decorated with several borders of lavish illumination

"Woman Applying Henna" (late 16th century Iran), Unknown Artist, The Metropolitan Museum of Art 55.121.21 http://www2.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/140008620

"Woman Applying Henna" (late 16th century Iran), Unknown Artist, The Metropolitan Museum of Art 55.121.21 http://www2.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/140008620

The Queen of Sheba Enthroned | Illustrated single work | late 19th–early 20th century| Iran | Culture: Islamic | Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper | Dimensions: H. 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm) W. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm) | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Queen of Sheba Enthroned | Illustrated single work | late 19th–early 20th century| Iran | Culture: Islamic | Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper | Dimensions: H. 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm) W. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm) | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Qur'an of Ibrahim Sultan Date: dated A.H. 830/A.D. 1427 Geography: Iran, probably Shiraz Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper; leather binding Dimensions: H. 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm) W. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm) Spine: 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 13.228.1

Qur'an of Ibrahim Sultan Date: dated A.H. 830/A.D. 1427 Geography: Iran, probably Shiraz Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper; leather binding Dimensions: H. 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm) W. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm) Spine: 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 13.228.1


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Hizb (Litany) of An-Nawawi [Turkey] (1975.192.1) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Hizb (Litany) of An-Nawawi [Turkey] (1975.192.1) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Book of Prayers, Sura Yasin and Surat al-Fath, dated A.H. 1132/A.D. 1719–20, Calligraphy: Ahmad Nairizi (Persian), Illumination: Attributed to Muhammad Hadi, Iran, Ink, colors, and gold on paper; lacquer binding

Book of Prayers, Sura Yasin and Surat al-Fath, dated A.H. 1132/A.D. 1719–20, Calligraphy: Ahmad Nairizi (Persian), Illumination: Attributed to Muhammad Hadi, Iran, Ink, colors, and gold on paper; lacquer binding

Qur'an Manuscript | Islamic | The Metropolitan Museum of Art - نسخة مخطوطة من القرآن الكريم تعود الى القرن الثامن عشر او بداية القرن التاسع عشر - المصدر : كشمير

Qur'an Manuscript | Islamic | The Metropolitan Museum of Art - نسخة مخطوطة من القرآن الكريم تعود الى القرن الثامن عشر او بداية القرن التاسع عشر - المصدر : كشمير

Muhi al-Din Lari | Futuh al-Haramayn (Description of the Holy Cities) | Islamic | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Muhi al-Din Lari | Futuh al-Haramayn (Description of the Holy Cities) | Islamic | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Woman Applying Henna Object Name: Album leaf Date: late 16th century Geography: Iran

Woman Applying Henna Object Name: Album leaf Date: late 16th century Geography: Iran

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. #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. #DeccanSultans

Old Book png by *AbsurdWordPreferred on deviantART

Old Book png by *AbsurdWordPreferred on deviantART

Stock Render - Old Book by ~firebatata on deviantART

Stock Render - Old Book by ~firebatata on deviantART

I libri. Sono stati i miei grandi amici, perché non c'è di meglio che viaggiare con qualcuno che ha fatto già la stessa strada, che ti racconta com'era per paragonare, per sentire un odore che non c'è più, o che c'è ancora. (Tiziano Terzani)

I libri. Sono stati i miei grandi amici, perché non c'è di meglio che viaggiare con qualcuno che ha fatto già la stessa strada, che ti racconta com'era per paragonare, per sentire un odore che non c'è più, o che c'è ancora. (Tiziano Terzani)

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What to Do with a Franken-Draft, by Dianne K. Salerni

What to Do with a Franken-Draft, by Dianne K. Salerni

old books

old books

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bld_antiqueroadshow_element (56).png ❤ liked on Polyvore featuring books and fillers

The Metropolitan Museum of Art - "Rustam Kills the Commander of the Dehz", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)

The Metropolitan Museum of Art - "Rustam Kills the Commander of the Dehz", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)

#Mahabharata: Who taught Duryodhana & Bhima the art of fighting with a mace?  Image: Razmnama

#Mahabharata: Who taught Duryodhana & Bhima the art of fighting with a mace? Image: Razmnama

"Nushirvan Receives Mihras, Envoy of Caesar", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)

"Nushirvan Receives Mihras, Envoy of Caesar", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)