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Amir Mohtashemi

Amir Mohtashemi is a leading specialist in Indian and Islamic art. His experience in this field spans nearly 30 years. His advice is sought by private collectors and museums worldwide.


Amir Mohtashemi Ltd is located on Kensington Church Street in London. The premises showcase Indian and Islamic works of art with a particular interest in cross-cultural material. The gallery exhibits a range of items including paintings and miniatures, ceramics, metalwork, furniture, textiles, and arms and armour. Amir strives to acquire important, rare and interesting objects which have a credible provenance.


Each year the gallery participates in prestigious art fairs namely TEFAF Maastricht and Frieze Masters London.

The gallery has sold works to major museums including:

  • Asian Civilisations Museum (Singapore)
  • Indian Heritage Centre (Singapore)
  • The British Library (London)
  • Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)
  • Ismaili Council for Canada (Toronto)
  • Kiran Nadar Museum of Art (New Delhi)
  • Louvre (Abu Dhabi)
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York)
  • Hong Kong University Museum
  • Musée Guimet (Paris) 
  • Musée du quai Branly (Paris)
  • Museo de Arte de Lima
  • Museum of Fine Arts Boston
  • Museum of Fine Arts Houston
  • Newark Museum (New Jersey)
  • The Sadberk Hanim Muzesi (Istanbul)
  • Victoria and Albert Museum (London)
  • The Art Gallery of South Australia (Adelaide)
  • Birmingham Museum of Art (Alabama)
  • The David Collection (Copenhagen)
  • The Fitzwilliam Museum (Cambridge)
  • Ackland Art Museum (North Carolina)
  • Art Palace of Georgia - Museum of Cultural History

For further information visit the company website


Amir Mohtashemi Ltd
Indian and Islamic works of art
69 Kensington Church Street
W8 4BG
Opening hours
Open Monday-Friday 10-6; Saturday 11-3
+44 (0)20-7937 4411
Amir Mohtashemi
TEFAF Maastricht and Frieze Masters