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Art - Islamic Art & Architecture

Background & context

Together these companion texts cover the entire history of Islamic material culture:

OBIS subject headings

Art
Islamic art
​Art, Mameluke
​Art, Mogul Empire
Art of the Book
Islamic illumination of books and manuscripts
​Illumination of books and manuscripts, Arab
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Ilkhanid
​Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval -- Arab countries
Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Arab countries
Architecture
Islamic architecture
Minarets
Mosques
Architecture, Mogul Empire
Iran:
     Architecture, Safavid
     Architecture, Timurid
Spain:
     Architecture, Mozarabic
     Architecture, Mudéjar
Painting
Islamic miniature painting 
Islamic painting
​Miniature painting  -- Iran
Miniature painting, Iranian
​Miniature painting, Mogul Empire
Calligraphy
Islamic calligraphy 
Calligraphy, Arabic
Calligraphy, Mogul Empire
Qur'an
Koran -- Illustrations
Manuscripts, Arabic
Manuscripts, Persian 
 

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