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Islamic Art & Architecture: Background sources

Background & context

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

OBIS subject headings

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
Islamic architecture
Architecture, Mogul Empire
     Architecture, Safavid
     Architecture, Timurid
     Architecture, Mozarabic
     Architecture, Mudéjar
Islamic miniature painting 
Islamic painting
​Miniature painting  -- Iran
Miniature painting, Iranian
​Miniature painting, Mogul Empire
Islamic calligraphy 
Calligraphy, Arabic
Calligraphy, Mogul Empire
Koran -- Illustrations
Manuscripts, Arabic
Manuscripts, Persian 

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