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Canby, Sheila R.

Curator in Charge, Islamic Art


DISCIPLINE
Art/Art History
SUB AREAS
13th-18th Centuries   
AREAS OF INTEREST
Central Asia   
India   
Iran   
SPECIALTIES
Cen Asia & India 16th-18th C   
Islamic Ceramics   
Safavid Paintings, Decor Arts of Iran   
LANGUAGES
Arabic (Intermediate)   
French (Advanced)   
German (Intermediate)   
Spanish (Elementary)   
Persian (Intermediate)   
EDUCATION
PhD1981Fine ArtsHarvard U
ABSTRACTS ACCEPTED AT MESA MEETINGS SINCE 2009
Exhibiting Iranian Art in the 21st Century (2017)   

Sheila R. Canby






Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Ave.
New York, NY
10028
United States
Phone:(212) 650-2325