Barbara Brend

Barbara Brend is an independent scholar with a particular interest in Persian and Mughal manuscript illustration. Her previous publications include "Islamic Art" (1991), "The Emperor Akbar's Khamsa of Niz""ami" (1995), and "Perspectives on Persian Painting: Illustrations to Amir Khusrau's Khamsah" (2003). A.H. Morton was lecturer in Persian at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, from 1979 to 1999. He has written on a variety of subjects, including the pre-modern...See more