Kitab Na't al-hayawan wa-manafi'ihi (c.13th century AD).

Kitab Na't al-hayawan wa-manafi'ihi century AD). A treatise on animals and the medical properties of the various parts of their bodies, compiled from works of Aristotle and Ibn Bakhtishu'. Copyright © The British Library Board.

Matrakçi's plan of Baghdad showing the city plan with its great walls, buildings and streets (Topkapi collection). Reproduced on the website of Bilkent University.

Nasuh Al-Matrakî, A Noteworthy Ottoman Artist-Mathematician of the Sixteenth Century

Mansur ibn Ilyas’s 14th-century work on anatomy contained illustrated chapters on five systems of the body: bones, nerves, muscles, veins and arteries. This page depicts the arteries, with the internal organs shown in watercolors.

Mansur ibn Ilyas’s work on anatomy contained illustrated chapters on five systems of the body: bones, nerves, muscles, veins and arteries. This page depicts the arteries, with the internal organs shown in watercolors.

Illuminated Manuscript Poem in Honor of the Prophet Muhammad, Walters Art Museum Ms. W.581, fol.4b

Illuminated Manuscript Poem in Honor of the Prophet Muhammad, Walters Art Museum Ms.

Kitab suwar al-kawakib al-thabita (Book of the Images of the Fixed Stars) of al-Sufi

Kitab suwar al-kawakib al-thabita (Book of the Images of the Fixed Stars) of al-Sufi

Argo navis (al-safinah), the ship. (Constellations of the southern hemisphere). Kitab suwar al-kawakib al-thabita (Book of the Images of the Fixed Stars) of al-Sufi Author: `Abd al-Rahman al-Sufi (903–86) Object Name: Illustrated manuscript Date: late 15th century Geography: Iran Culture: Islamic Medium: Ink and gold on paper; leather binding Dimensions: H. 10 3/16 in. (25.8 cm) W. 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm)

Kitab suwar al-kawakib al-thabita (Book of the Images of the Fixed Stars) of al-Sufi

"Demon portrait. From a 15th-century Arabic collectaneous manuscript known as Kitab al-bulhan. Bodleian Library."

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The Book of Curiosities or A Medieval Islamic View of the Cosmos | Muslim Heritage

The Book of Curiosities or A Medieval Islamic View of the Cosmos

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