The Light of the Orient

"The Light of The Orient" is a book which introduces His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah’s extensive collection that is part of the permanent collection of Orientalist artworks on display for the public at Sharjah Art Museum. The works include mainly British Orientalist artists who belonged to different art schools and embraced various art styles. The book is a very important contribution and is the first publication of this collection. It studies Orientalist works, giving a clear concept about the qualities and properties and the nature of topics addressed.