Published in conjunction with the reopening of the Galleries for the Art of the Arab Lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia, and Later South Asia on November 1, 2011.interiorawere obtained by Doris Duke and installed at Shangri La, her villa in Honolulu.3 Characteristic of ... Integrated within the wall paneling are several display niches with shelves, cupboards, shuttered window niches, the entryway with a pair of doors ... elements decorated in this a#39;ajami technique are made of popa#39; lar wood, while the unpainted framework of the wall paneling is composed of cypress.
|Title||:||Masterpieces from the Department of Islamic Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art|
|Author||:||Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.), Maryam Ekhtiar|
|Publisher||:||Metropolitan Museum of Art - 2011|