Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam Through Time & Place

Episode 112: Today I talk to Dr. Janet Baker, the curator of Asian Art at the Phoenix Art Museum. We talk about the Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam Through Time & Place exhibition. It goes until May 26, 2019.

Unknown, Portrait of a Beauty, late 19th century. Colors and gold on ivory
(painting), ebony, copper, glass (frame). Newark Museum Gift of Dr. J. Ackerman Coles.

Unknown, Interior of the Taj Mahal (1631–48) in Agra. Newark Museum
Anonymous gift 00.2158B
Pendak Skirt with Woman and Sheep and Floral Motifs, Java, Indonesia, before 1923,
Netherlands East Indies Period (1800–1942). Cotton, resist-wax print (batik). Newark
Museum Gift of Dr. H. H. Rusby, 1923 23.396
Molded Luster Tile with Sentence Fragment in Raised Calligraphy, Floral,
Avian and Geometric Motifs, Kashan, Iran, first half of the 13th century.
Molded fritware polychrome painted over white slip under transparent glaze
Newark Museum Gift of Herman A. E. Jaehne and Paul C. Jaehne, 1938

All images used with permission.

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