Middle Eastern Religious Illustrations

It contains illustrations of both the Bible and the Quran; written in both Farsi and Arabic
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Arabic Calligraphy

Arabic Calligraphy

The Drowning Man: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din cAttar, ca. 1487; Timurid Iran (Herat)

The Drowning Man: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din cAttar, ca. 1487; Timurid Iran (Herat)

Qur'an Manuscript

Qur'an Manuscript

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

Illuminated Manuscript, Koran, Incipit, Walters Art Museum, Ms W.563, fol. 275a by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Illuminated Manuscript, Koran, Incipit, Walters Art Museum, Ms W.563, fol. 275a by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Illuminated Manuscript, Gospels, Walters Art Museum Ms. W.592, fol. 258b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Illuminated Manuscript, Gospels, Walters Art Museum Ms. W.592, fol. 258b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Illuminated Manuscript Koran, The right side of a double-page illumination, Walters Art Museum MS. W.575, fol. 2b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Illuminated Manuscript Koran, The right side of a double-page illumination, Walters Art Museum MS. W.575, fol. 2b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Illuminated Manuscript Poem in Honor of the Prophet Muhammad, Walters Art Museum Ms. W.582, fol.11b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Illuminated Manuscript Poem in Honor of the Prophet Muhammad, Walters Art Museum Ms. W.582, fol.11b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr


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Collection of poems (divan), Double-page illuminated frontispiece, Walters Manuscript W.636, fol. 2b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Collection of poems (divan), Double-page illuminated frontispiece, Walters Manuscript W.636, fol. 2b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

The Man and the Ruffian: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din cAttar, ca. 1600; Safavid  Iran (Isfahan)

The Man and the Ruffian: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din cAttar, ca. 1600; Safavid Iran (Isfahan)

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

The Son Who Mourned His Father: Folio from the Mantiq al-tair (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din 'Attar, Timurid period (1370–1507), dated A.H. 892 / A.D. 1487

The Son Who Mourned His Father: Folio from the Mantiq al-tair (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din 'Attar, Timurid period (1370–1507), dated A.H. 892 / A.D. 1487

Illuminated Manuscript Koran, The left side of a double-page illumination , Walters Art Museum Ms. W.577, fol.2a by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts.

Illuminated Manuscript Koran, The left side of a double-page illumination , Walters Art Museum Ms. W.577, fol.2a by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts.

Illuminated Manuscript Koran, The left side of a double-pa… | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Illuminated Manuscript Koran, The left side of a double-pa… | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

This is the right side of a double-page illuminated incipit. This page bears the seven verses of chapter 1 (Sūrat al-fātiḥah), written in a decorative New Abbasid (broken cursive) style.

This is the right side of a double-page illuminated incipit. This page bears the seven verses of chapter 1 (Sūrat al-fātiḥah), written in a decorative New Abbasid (broken cursive) style.

Illuminated Manuscript, Koran, Frontispiece, Walters Art Museum, Ms W.563, fol. 6b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Illuminated Manuscript, Koran, Frontispiece, Walters Art Museum, Ms W.563, fol. 6b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

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