Art History 1
Christianity allows depictions of saints and holy men and women, animals and children. While Islamic you cannot.
They use bright colors, different geometric shapes. They also use calligraphy to express themselves on these pieces of art
Different cultures of Islamic societies also elements that are forbidden, by religious Islamic.
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Benaki Museum of Islamic Art
The Museum of Islamic Art, Qatar
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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