Yahya ibn Mahmud al-Wasiti

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an illustration of the Maqam of al-Hariri
A 13th-century book illustration produced in Baghdad by al-Wasiti showing a slave-market in the town of Zabid in Yemen.

Yahya ibn Mahmud al-Wasiti (Arabic: يحيى بن محمود الواسطي‎) was a 13th-century Arab Islamic artist. Al-Wasiti was born in Wasit واسط southern Iraq. He was noted for his illustrations of the Maqam of al-Hariri.