Middle Eastern Woodworking Class
This section is in response to a call for instructors for a House Wild Rose Middle Eastern workshop. I will be delving in to the sawdust making arts of Persia in response. Currently all I have is the bibliography below, provided by Mistress Maysun as a starting point.
Timur and the Princely Vision -- illustrations
Books Available from UT Library - This is a list of books on Islamic Art available at the UT Library.
An outline of Islamic Art shown at the Topkapi Museum, Turkey.
Persian painting to illustrate "Shah-namah" (or "The Epic of Kings") by Ferdawsi. Painted by the Shiraz School, 14th Century. Topkapi collection. From http://www.sfusd.k12.ca.us/schwww/sch618/Art/Art4.html
Bahram Gur in the Green Pavilion
Iskandar and Nushabeh in the Palace
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