Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Ashmolean Islamic and Asian Collections


The Ashmolean Museum has launched a major online resource to open up the University of Oxford's Islamic and Asian Art collections held at the Museum. Eastern Art Online: The Yousef Jameel Centre for Islamic and Asian Art will showcase collections from the Islamic Middle East, the Indian Subcontinent, Southeast Asia, China, Japan and Korea. 11,000 objects have been photographed to date.
Link: http://jameelcentre.ashmolean.org/
Access: Free