The Muslim world: including the Searight collection of drawings and prints and material from the Drawings, Prints and Drawings Department and the National Art Library at the Victoria and Albert Museum
Emmett Publishing ; G.K. Hall
This collection records all aspects of life in the Muslim world of the Middle East, as seen through European eyes. The collection contains paintings, colored and black-and-white prints, drawings and designs, and costumes and ornaments, with about 10,000 images total on either color or black-and-white microfiche. Works of over five hundred travelers and artists—including artists of many nationalities and well-known names such as Amadeo Preziosi, Luigi Mayer, David Roberts, Edward Lear, William Muller, Adrien Dauzats, and Alexandre Decamp—are included, dating mainly from the 18th and 19th centuries.