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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 century. Gursharan and Elvira Sidhu Collection, Seattle

François Schuiten

François Schuiten born 1956 is a Belgian comic book artist. He is best known for drawing the series Les Cités Obscures. During his studies at the Saint-Luc Institute in Brussels

Islamic Art, Arabesque Pattern, Islamic Patterns, Pattern Design, Arabic Calligraphy, Book Illustration, Land, Videos, Persian, Mandalas

Iranian Miniature,The themes of Persian miniatures are mostly related to Persian mythology and poetry. Western artists discovered the Persian miniature around the beginning of the 20th century

Iranian Miniature,The themes of Persian miniatures are mostly related to Persian mythology and poetry. Western artists discovered the Persian miniature around the beginning of the century