Islamic art in Emery Walker's house

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Islamic art in Emery Walker's house

Inside the Hammersmith home of the arts and crafts collector Sir Emery Walker - as a new exhibition celebrates the items he gathered from the Middle East. 

The Hammersmith home of Sir Emery Walker is widely considered a treasure trove of arts and crafts from around the world.

Now for the first time, pieces with an islamic connection have been gathered for a new exhibition at the property.

Among the items that were uncovered - a camel saddle, and a copy of the Qur'an the size of a postage stamp.
 

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