Art is a journey into the most unknown thing of all - oneself. Nobody knows his own frontiers… I don’t think I’d ever want to take a road if I knew where it led.

Louis Kahan

Miniature from a copy of al-Jazari’s Kitab fi marifat al-hiyal al-handasiyya. “Machine Pouring Wine”

Syria or Egypt; 1315 Leaf: 31.5 × 22 cm

http://www.davidmus.dk/en/collections/islamic/dynasties/mamluks/art/20-1988