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Empire of the Sultans



Empire of the Sultans: Ottoman Art from the Khalili Collection
UNITED STATES
GREENWICH, CONNECTICUT  •  Bruce Museum of Arts and Science  •  Ongoing
 
 
This major exhibition highlights the rich artistic heritage of the Ottoman Empire and explores the influence exercised by the sultans over every aspect of life from military power to religious devotion. Presented in four sections, this fascinating exhibition comprises some 200 works including an impressive selection of calligraphy, Qur'ans, manuscripts, arms and armour, metalwork, ceramics, textiles and scientific instruments from the Nasser D. Khalili Collection of Islamic Art. The exhibition is accompanied by a fully illustrated 302-page catalogue written by Professor J.M. Rogers.

Contact: Tel: (1) 203 869 03 76

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