Smithsonian Freer Gallery Sackler Gallery National Museum of Asian Art Gallery Guide to the Visual Poetry
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Suggested Reading
Abolala Soudavar. Art of the Persian Courts: Selections from the Art and History Trust Collection. New York: Rizzoli, 1992.
Sheila R. Canby. The Rebellious Reformer: The Drawings and Paintings of Riza-yi Abbasi of Isfahan. London: Azimuth Editions, 1996.
Borrowed Ware: Medieval Persian Epigrams. Introduction and translation by Dick Davis. Washington D.C.: Mage Publishers, 1997.

Related Gallery Guides
Gallery Guide: The Arts of Islam

Persian Art Web Sites

The Arthur M. Sackler Gallery and the Freer Gallery of Art
Exhibition List | Online Exhibitions

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