The artistic prohibition that Islamic religious art has that Christian art does not is that, Islamic art is limited to the use of naturalistic images of living beings such as humans and animals
Islamic art avoids using figurative images and makes frequent use of geometric patterns such as in tile mosaics, and carpets.
Secular (non-religious) art would allow the representation of human beings. It would be decorated with lively human beings and animal figures set individually or in scenes.
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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