Mughal and Safavid Albums

September 14February 14, 2015
Presented by Museum of Islamic Art
Presented by Museum of Islamic Art


This exhibition displayed a selection of MIA’s miniature paintings and calligraphic compositions that were once part of Safavid and Mughal-era albums. The term “album” is a translation of the Arabic and Persian word muraqqa’, which denotes an object that has been patched together.

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Presented by Museum of Islamic Art
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