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Folio from a Khusraw u Shirin by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: The sculptor Farhad brought before Shirin; verso: text
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Folio from a Khusraw u Shirin by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: The sculptor Farhad brought before Shirin; verso: text

Folio from a Khusraw u Shirin by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: The sculptor Farhad brought before Shirin; verso: text

Maker(s)
Calligrapher: Ali ibn Hasan al-Sultani
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 27.3 x 16.5 cm (10 3/4 x 6 1/2 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Iran
Topic:
Jalayirid dynasty (1340 - 1432), Shirin, nasta'liq script, Iran, princess, Farhad, Arts of the Islamic World
Credit Line:
Purchase
Date:
ca. 1400
Period:
Jalayirid period
Accession Number:
F1931.34
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1931 Hagop Kevorkian (1872-1962), New York to 1931 [1] From 1931 Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Hagop Kevorkian, New York in 1931 [2] Notes: [1] Object file, undated folder sheet note. See also Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office. [2] See note 1.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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