How to collect Islamic and Indian artwork

Add an exotic feel to your interior with antique finds from faraway places and contrasting cultures

In this cut-out-and-keep guide we explore the intriguing and colourful worlds of Islamic and Indian art. Dip into the vast array of pieces in this collecting field and find out why it's always better to view pieces in museum collections ahead of buying. Plus, discover which fairs are the real treasure troves of Islamic and Indian finds.

Cut-out-and-keep guides such as this one are featured in every issue of Homes & Antiques, giving you the inside track on collecting, buying and restoring antique and vintage finds. So that you don't have to take a page out of your favourite magazine, we feature the guides in the collectors' guides section of our website. Simply click on the link below to download the printer-friendly page.

To download and print your guide to buying chandeliers, click here.

First published in Homes & Antiques' November 2016 issue. Back issues are still available. To purchase a copy click here.

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