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Seated youth in green robe
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Seated youth in green robe

Seated youth in green robe

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 34.6 x 21.9 cm (13 5/8 x 8 5/8 in)
Type:
Painting, Album
Origin:
Isfahan, Iran
Topic:
Safavid period (1501 - 1722), wine, Iran, youth, Arts of the Islamic World, Henri Vever collection
Credit Line:
Purchase--Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Date:
ca. 1600-1610
Period:
Safavid period
Accession Number:
S1986.306
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
From at least 1910 Charles Vignier (1863-1934), Paris, from at least 1910 [1] To 1942 Henri Vever (1854-1942), Paris and Noyers, France, to 1942 [2] From 1942 to 1986 François Mautin, Paris and Boulogne, France, by descent from Henri Vever in 1942 [3] From 1986 Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, purchased from François Mautin in 1986 Notes: [1] 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. [2] 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. [3] 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.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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