Middle Eastern Religious Illustrations

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

Arabic Calligraphy

Arabic Calligraphy

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 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

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, 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

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