Assignment 13

assignment 13

Earthenware Lustre Bowl, Unknown, Egypt, 12th Century, 1100/1200, From the collection of: The Museum of Islamic Art, Qatar
The human form may not be shown in Islamic religious work, but may in secular Islamic art such as this piece.
Panel of six tiles, Iznik workshop, 1600/1699, From the collection of: Benaki Museum of Islamic Art
Calligraphy is a major in Islamic art. Writing has a lot of importance in Islam. It is a significant decoration for artwork as well as buildings and more. Geometry and patterns are also very important
The Creation of the World and the Expulsion from Paradise, Giovanni di Paolo (Giovanni di Paolo di Grazia), 1445, From the collection of: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
In this Christian art you can see the human form which would not have been portrayed in Islamic art because they are not allowed to depict the human form.
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