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Unit One: Islam and Religious Art

Folio from a Qur'an manuscript

Folio from a Qur'an manuscript. Late 13th–early 14th century. Spain

After reading this unit, you will be able to:

  • identify key tenets of Islam and important figures and events in early Islamic history
  • recognize ways works of art reflect and support religious beliefs and practices

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