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

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

Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami, Safavid period (1501–1722), 1509–1510  Iran, Shiraz  Leather; tooled and gilded; ink on paper

Gilded Leather Binding / Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami, Safavid period / / Iran, Shiraz / Leather;

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, Deccan, Bijapur. Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper

A Floral Fantasy

A Floral Fantasy. First half of the century, Deccan, Bijapur. Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper

calligraphic art by mimo b. rokket on Flickr.

calligraphic art - fayence detail in the Friday Mosque Isfahan/Iran

"Rosette Bearing the Names and Titles of Shah Jahan", Folio from the Shah Jahan Album

Rosette Bearing the Names and Titles of Shah Jahan”, Folio from the Shah Jahan Album. Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper

This Ottoman devotional manual, the Hizb al-Nawawi, is a later copy of a book of prayers written by the esteemed Mamluk scholar Muhiyi al-Din Abi Zakariya Yahya b. Sharaf b. Muri al-Nawawi (d. 1277). This particular copy was signed by the Ottoman court calligrapher Muhammad Amir on the fifteenth of Sha'ban, 1152 (November 17, 1739)

Hizb (Litany) of An-Nawawi Author: An-Nawawi Calligrapher: Muhammad al-Amin Object Name: Non-illustrated manuscript Date: dated A. 1739 Geography: Turkey, Istanbul Culture: Islamic Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper

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