Seated youth in green robe
- Detached album folio
- Historical period(s)
- Safavid period, ca. 1600-1610
- Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
- H x W (overall): 34.6 x 21.9 cm (13 5/8 x 8 5/8 in)
- Iran, Isfahan
- Credit Line
- Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
- Accession Number
- Album folio: Seated youth in green robe; top page inscription in Persian black nasta'liq script, faint traces of the same inscription along the left border.
Border: The painting is set in gold, green and blue rulings in a series of illuminated frames, mounted on paperboard with floral motifs.
Top page, "a youth seated, drunk and inebriated."
From at least 1910
Charles Vignier (1863-1934), Paris, from at least 1910 
Henri Vever (1854-1942), Paris and Noyers, France, to 1942 
From 1942 to 1986
François Mautin, Paris and Boulogne, France, by descent from Henri Vever in 1942 
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, purchased from François Mautin in 1986
 The object is documented as having appeared in the collection of Charles Vignier by at least February 1910. See Susan Nemazee, "Appendix 7: Chart of Recent Provenance" in An Annotated and Illustrated Checklist of the Vever Collection, Glenn D. Lowry et al (Washington, D.C.: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1988), p. 409.
 See Glenn D. Lowry et al., An Annotated and Illustrated Checklist of the Vever Collection (Washington, D.C.: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1988), p. 312, no. 363.
 François Mautin, grandson of Henri Vever, inherited Vever's Near Eastern collection upon Vever's death in 1942, see Glenn D. Lowry and Susan Nemazee, A Jeweler's Eye: Islamic Arts of the Book from the Vever Collection (Washington, D.C.: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1988), pp. 10-11.
- Former owner
- Charles Vignier (1863 - 1934)
Henri Vever (1854 - 1942)
- On View Location
- Currently not on view
- Collection(s) Area
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resource(s)
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
- Copyright with museum