Suleyman hunting with hawks, 16th century miniature from ms H.1524 p 248A, Book of Accomplishments, Topkapi Palace Museum, Istanbul, Turkey

Suleyman hunting with hawks, century miniature from ms p Book of Accomplishments, Topkapi Palace Museum, Istanbul, Turkey

Islamic Zodiac signs in the horoscope of Timurid Prince Iskandar - a beautiful example of Islamic art in the Middle Ages. Read our blogpost about the history and some intriguing details of the miniature. http://www.chartofthemoment.com/history-and-art/horoscope-of-iskandar-timurid-islamic-painting/ image credit: Wellcome Library http://wellcomeimages.org/indexplus/image/L0015229.html

On Tuesday 7 Moon void of course (v/c) begins at hours from central Mexico staying in Gemini until hours entering Cancer.

Makhzan al-Asrār by Niẓāmīمخزن الاسرار Folio 3v: The Prophet on Burāq guided by…

Makhzan al-Asrār by Niẓāmīمخزن الاسرار Folio The Prophet ﷺ on Burāq guided by Jibrā'īl and escorted by angels ascending the heavens. The constellations, signs of the Zodiac and the seven heavens are all depicted.

Mohammed (c.570-c.632) and the Archangel Gabriel, from the 'Siyer-i Nebi' (gouache on paper) (detail of 251911)

Mohammed SAW, on a blue donkey, touching hands with the Archangel Gabriel, from the 1595 illustrated edition of the Siyer-i Nebi.

Jenny Mendes: Alexander Gorlizki

My Childhood Pet by Riyaz Udin - Indian miniature painter from Jaipur. He has collaborated with British artist Alexander Gorlizki to produce cross-cultural artworks.

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