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Water and Water Imagery in Architecture
and the Arts in Ottoman Times
Islamic Carpets in European Paintings

Walter Denny on
New Ways of Looking at Islamic Art

NOW AT THE MET
A Closer Look at Objects in the Jabach Portrait
Article on Iznik tile panels from the Journal of the Benaki Museum, Athens
Script and Images by
Walter B. Denny

European fascination with the textile and costume arts of the Ottoman Empire has shaped design and clothing for centuries. Professor Walter B. Denny from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, is the Charles Grant Ellis Research Associate for Oriental Carpets at the Textile Museum. Co-sponsored with the Textile Museum. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Style & Status: Imperial Costumes from Ottoman Turkey. Recorded live in the Freer Gallery of Art's Meyer Auditorium on January 9, 2006.
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OTTOMAN FASHION: IMPACT OF OTTOMAN TEXTILES AND COSTUME ON EUROPE FROM THE 15TH TO THE 20TH CENTURY
Article from Oleg Grabar Festschrift number of Muqarnas
Looking at Islamic Carpets with Walter B. Denny
Article on the Met's new Islamic galleries
from Saudi Aramco World

Walter B. Denny
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