Islamic religious art is not allowed to portray any representation of God, while Christian art does.
They use words in the form of beautiful calligraphy.
Islamic art that represents historical value, and not one for worship and prayer allows representations of the prophet Muhammad, among others.
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Benaki Museum of Islamic Art
The Museum of Islamic Art, Qatar
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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