A Gallery in a Book. Islamic Albums

The creation of albums (muraqqa) was common in parts of the Islamic world from the 15th century onwards. Featuring outstanding examples produced under the rule of the Islamic Mughal emperors (1526–1858) in India, this exhibition provides an overview of this special form of art col
, 'Eröffnungsblatt eines Sammelalbums mit Widmungsinschrift ,' , Pergamonmuseum

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Eröffnungsblatt eines Sammelalbums mit Widmungsinschrift

Pergamonmuseum

Permanent collection

, 'Junger Mann mit Muskete Iran,' ca. 1610, Pergamonmuseum

Unknown Artist

Junger Mann mit Muskete Iran, ca. 1610

Pergamonmuseum

Permanent collection

, 'Kalligraphie des Prinzen Dara Shikoh ,' , Pergamonmuseum

Unknown Artist

Kalligraphie des Prinzen Dara Shikoh

Pergamonmuseum

Permanent collection