London's Treasures Tours: British Museum Islamic Art: The Al-Boukhari Gallery
Thursday 6 Feb 2020 11am
Part of Friends Events
James Allan, Emeritus Professor of Eastern Art at Oxford University will follow up his acclaimed talk last year with another insightful introduction to Islamic art at the new al-Boukhari Gallery. The talk will focus on Islamic material culture including archaeology and trade; calligraphy and miniature painting; materials such as ceramics, inlaid brass, textiles and hard stones, and Islamic contemporary art.
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