Christian religious art is allowed to feature fauna, like humans and animals, while Islamic religious art cannot.
Islamic art used designs of plants and buildings in religious art, instead of fauna.
Secular Islamic art was allowed to include portrayals of animals and people.
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Benaki Museum of Islamic Art
The Museum of Islamic Art, Qatar
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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