Sultans of the South

August 2011

The distinctive styles in painting and other arts that arose in the sultanates of India's Deccan plateau were the subject of a 2008 symposium and a 2011 publication from the Met. This series of maps appears in that symposium volume.

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India, late 16th century
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India, ca. 1400
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The Deccan in the 17th century
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Route of Muhammad bin Tughluq (Ulugh Khan), 1321-1326

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