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Islamic Art

August 31, 1996 – May 1, 1997

Freer Gallery of Art
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street, SW
Washington, DC

Location: Gallery 19

This exhibition features 15 works on paper from the 9th to 15th centuries. Works include a 9th-century Egyptian Koran, a 13th-century North African Koran, 4 folios of a 15th-century Persian cosmology Wonders of Creation by al-Qazwini, and 2 folios from an early 15th-century quintet by the Persian poet Nizami.