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Iranian Islamic art tile from the Ashmolean Collection

Ashmolean − Eastern Art Online, Yousef Jameel Centre for Islamic and Asian Art

Panel with carved and painted decoration. Similar examples have been found  in the Ain-al-Sira region of Egypt and date to the Tulunid period when the  influ...

Panel with carved and painted decoration. Similar examples have been found in the Ain-al-Sira region of Egypt and date to the Tulunid period when the influ...

Place of origin: Kashan, Iran (made) Iran (made) Date: circa 1305 (made)

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Tile, Kashan, Iran, ca. 1305 “This tile represents a mihrab, the niche in a…

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The pair of doors bears a symmetrical geometric design with small  star-shaped or polygonal plaques, each decorated with an arabesque. Two  panels which carr...

The pair of doors bears a symmetrical geometric design with small star-shaped or polygonal plaques, each decorated with an arabesque. Two panels which carr...

LACMA Collection of Islamic Calligraphy « Islamic Arts and Architecture

A nice collection of Islamic calligraphic manuscripts at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA).

This fragment of a prayer niche (Mihrab) with floral décor and calligraphy  is probably from a mosque in a palace complex in Ghazni. While the  inscriptions ...

This fragment of a prayer niche (Mihrab) with floral décor and calligraphy is probably from a mosque in a palace complex in Ghazni. While the inscriptions ...

Iznik tile-1560 ca-The Museum of Islamic Art-Qatar

Polychrome Tile, Ottoman, Turkey (Iznik), century Museum of Islamic Art Doha Qatar

LACMA Collection of Islamic Calligraphy « Islamic Arts and Architecture

A nice collection of Islamic calligraphic manuscripts at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA).

LACMA Collection of Islamic Calligraphy « Islamic Arts and Architecture

A nice collection of Islamic calligraphic manuscripts at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA).

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Name:  Tile from the Frieze of the Pyr-Husain Mausoleum  Place of creation: Iran  Date: 1285-1286  Material: faience, cobalt and lustre  Dimension:  35x36 cm

Name: Tile from the Frieze of the Pyr-Husain Mausoleum Place of creation: Iran Date: Material: faience, cobalt and lustre Dimension: cm

Tile | Origin: Iran, Kashan | Period:  early 14th century | Collection: The Nasli M. Heeramaneck Collection, gift of Joan Palevsky (M.73.5.143) | Type: Ceramic; Architectural element, Fritware, overglaze luster-painted with cobalt blue, 15 x 14 in. (38.10 x 35.56 cm)

Tile, fritware, overglaze luster-painted with cobalt blue, Iran (Kashan), early century

This is a link to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.  It's got a great summary of Islamic art, history, etc.

The Islamic art collection at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, LACMA

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