Preserved Pages: Book as Art in Persia and India, 1300–1800


Saturday, October 13, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, January 6, 2019 (All day)


Worcester Art Museum, 55 Salisbury Street, Worcester MA
An exhibition focused on works on paper, separated from books (manuscripts) and albums, from the Worcester Art Museum's collection, representing the two main contexts for the image in Iran and India from the Mongol invasions of the mid-1200s through the pre-modern period; includes landmark manuscripts such as the fourteeth-century Great Mongol Shahnama (Book of Kings), and other rarely seen treasures of the Museum's Islamic art collection.
See also: Off Campus