Visual art

Scope and Content

Islamic calligraphy, paintings, and illustrated poetry collected by Fereydoun Djam, includes Iranian calligraphy in Nasta'liq script; Quranic verse; and Iranian watercolour and ink figurative paintings.


Follows arrangement of material when held at the SOAS Brunei Gallery

Access Information


Archivist's Note

Descriptive text for these items taken from former entries on SOAS Brunei Gallery catalogue


Custodial History

Following donation to SOAS by the Fereydoun Djam Charitable Trust in 2011, these items (excluding 'Heures galantes quatre poemes de Jean Noury illustres par G-P. Guinegault' ) were held in the SOAS Brunei Gallery art collection between 2011-2015