Islamic Art

A Peek into Our Collections: Dish with Saz Spray Decoration

A Peek into Our Collections offers a window on what is on view in the new Harvard Art Museums, which opened to the public on November 16. Here’s a look at a 16th-century dish from the Ottoman Empire.

In Harmony Brings to Light the Calderwood Collection of Islamic Art

Visitors to the Sackler Museum will soon have the chance to see a stunning collection of luxury glazed ceramics, illustrated manuscripts of medieval epic poems, and lacquerware collected by Norma Jean Calderwood, who dedicated much of her life to studying and teaching Islamic art. In Harmony: The No...