Islamic and Indian Manuscripts and Paintings in the Pierpont Morgan Library

Barbara Schmitz, withcontributions by Pratapaditya Pal, Wheeler M. Thackston, and William M. Voelkle and a foreword by Charles E. Pierce, Jr.
540 pages
70 color plates, 290 black-and-white illustrations
12 x 9 inches

Many of the manuscripts and paintings from the Morgan’s collection of Islamic and Indian material are reproduced here in this volume. An indispensable contribution to the field, this comprehensive catalogue consists of six sections—Persian, Turkish, Arabic, Albums, Provincial Mughal, and Indian—and contains numerous indices, including a detailed iconographic index of miniatures.