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Arberry, A. J., Minovi, M., and Blochet, E., The Chester Beatty Library: A Catalogue of the Persian Manuscripts and Miniatures, 3 vols., (Dublin: 1959).

Arnold, Sir Thomas W., Painting in Islam: A Study of the Place of Pictorial Art in Muslim Culture, (New York: 1965).

----- "The Influence of Poetry and Theology on Painting," in A Survey of Persian Art, Pope, Arthur Upham (ed.), (London: 1939), vol. 3, pp. 1904-10.

Atil, Esin, Exhibition of 2500 Years of Persian Art, (Washington D.C.: 1971).

----- The Brush of the Masters: Drawings from Iran and India, (Washington D.C.: 1978).

Binyon, Laurence, Wilkinson, J. V. S., and Gray, Basil, Persian Miniature Painting (including a critical and descriptive catalogue of the miniatures exhibited at Burlington House, January-March, 1931), (New York: 1933).

Blochet, Edgar, Catalogue des Manuscrits Persans dans la Bibliothèque Nationale, t. 3, (Paris: 1928).

----- "Les Écoles de Peinture en Perse," in Revue Archéologique, t. 6 (Dec. 1995), pp. 121-48.

----- Musulman Painting: XIIth-XVIIth Century, (London: 1929).

----- Peintures des Manuscrits Arabes, Persans, et Turcs de la Bibliothèque Nationale, (Paris: no date).

Bronstein, Léo, "Space Forms in Persian Miniature Composition," in Bulletin of the American Institute for Persian Art and Archaeology, vol. IV (1935), pp. 111-9.

----- Space in Persian Painting, (New Brunswick: 1994).

Canby, Sheila, Persian Painting, (New York: 1993).

-----(ed.), Persian Masters: Five Centuries of Painting, (Bombay: 1990).

Chandra, Moti, The Technique of Mughal Painting, (Lucknow: 1949).

Codrington, O., "Catalogue of the Arabic, Persian, Hindustani and Turkish Manuscripts in the Library of the Royal Asiatic Society," in JRAS (1982), pp. 501-69.

Coomaraswamy, Ananda K., Les Miniatures Orientales de la Collection Goloubew au Museum of Fine Arts de Boston, (Paris: 1929).

Curzon, George N., Persia and the Persian Question, vol. 2, (London: 1892).

Edwards, C. C., "Calligraphers and Artists: A Persian Work of the Late 16th Century," in BSOAS, vol. X (1940-2), pp. 199-211.

Ettinghausen, Richard, and Swietochowski, Marie Lukens, Islamic Painting, The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin (Fall 1978), (New York: 1978).

Grabar, Oleg, and Blair, Sheila, Epic Images and Contemporary History: The Illustrations of the Great Mongol Shahnama, (Chicago: 1980).

Gray, Basil, Persian Painting from Miniatures of the XII-XVI Centuries (Twelve Color Plates), (Bern: 1947).

----- Treasures of Asia: Persian Painting, (Cleveland: 1961).

Guest, Grace Dunham, Shiraz Painting in the Sixteenth Century (with 50 Plates), (Washington D.C.: 1948).

Holter, Kurt, Persische Miniaturen, (Vienna: 1921).

Kühnel, Ernst, Persische Miniaturmalerei (13. Jahrhundert bis 17. Jahrhundert), (Berlin: 1959).

Losty, J. P., The Art of the Book in India, (London: 1982).

Lowry, Glenn, and Nemazee, Susan, A Jeweler's Eye: Islamic Arts of the Book from the Vever Collection, (Washington D.C.: 1988).

Marteau, Georges, and Vever, Henri, Miniatures Persanes (Exposées au Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Juin-Octobre 1921), (Paris: 1913).

Minorsky, V. (trans. & ed.), Qå*o A·mad, Calligraphers and Painters, (Baltimore: 1959).

(Musée du Petit Palais), De Baghdad à Ispahan: Manuscrits Islamiques de la Filiale de Saint-Pétersbourg de l'Institut d'Édudes Orientales Académie des Sciences de Russie, (Milan: 1994).

Porter, Yves, (trans. S. Butani), Painters, Paintings, and Books: An Essay on Indo-Persian Technical Literature, 12-19th Centuries, (New Delhi: 1994).

Robinson, B. W., A Descriptive Catalogue of the Persian Paintings in the Bodleian Library, (Oxford: 1958).

----- Fifteenth-Century Persian Painting: Problems and Issues, (New York: 1991).

----- Persian Miniatures, (Oxford: no date).

----- "Persian Miniatures in the Chester Beatty Library," in Apollo, vol. 77 (May 1963), pp. 380-5.

----- Persian Paintings in the India Office Library: A Descriptive Catalogue, (London: 1976).

----- Persian Paintings in the John Rylands Library: A Descriptive Catalogue, (London: 1980).

----- Persian Paintings (in the Victoria and Albert Museum), (London: 1952).

----- Studies in Persian Art, 2 vols., (London: 1993).

Robinson, B. W., et al, Islamic Painting and the Arts of the Book, (London: 1976).

Rohani, Nasrin, A Bibliography of Persian Miniature Painting, (Boston: 1982).

Schimmel, Annemarie, Calligraphy and Islamic Culture, (New York: 1984).

Schmitz Barbara, Islamic Manuscripts in the New York Public Library, (New York: 1992).

Schmitz Barbara et al., Islamic and Indian Manuscripts and Paintings in the Pierpont Morgan Library, (New York: 1997).

Simpson, Marianna Shreve, Arab and Persian Painting in the Fogg Art Museum, (Cambridge: 1980).

----- Sultan Ibrahim Mirza's Haft Awrang: A Princely Manuscript from Sixteenth-Century Iran, (New Haven: 1997).

Stchoukine, Ivan, La Peinture Turque d'Après les Manuscrits Illustrés de Sulaymån Ier à 'Oßmån II (1520-1622), (Paris: 1966).

----- Les Peintures des Manuscrits Safavis de 1502 à1587, (Paris: 1959).

Titley, Norah M., Persian Miniature Painting and its Influence on the Art of Turkey and India, (Austin: 1984).

Welch, Stuart Cary, Artists for the Shah: Late Sixteenth-Century Painting at the Imperial Court of Iran, (New Haven: 1976).

------ Persian Painting: Five Royal Safavid Manuscripts of the Sixteenth Century, (New York: 1976).

------ Wonders of the Age: Masterpieces of Early Safavid Painting: 1501-1576, (Cambridge: 1979).

Welch, S. C., and Dickinson, Martin B., The Houghton Shahnameh, (Cambridge: 1981).

Welch, S. C., and Welch, Anthony, Arts of the Islamic Book: The Collection of Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan, (Ithaca: 1982).

Yarshater, Ehsan (ed.), Encyclopaedia Iranica, (London: 1982 et seq.).

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