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Art and Architecture of the Islamic World: Manuscripts & Painting

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On this page you will find links to resources devoted specifically to the art of the book, including collections of digitized historical manuscripts as well as museum collections with significant holdings of manuscripts or manuscript pages. The resources are divided into a general section and then into three sections based on the pre-Modern courtly cultures of the Islamic world that fostered major painting traditions.

General Collections of Information

Mughal

Ottoman

Safavid