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Folio from a Rawdat al-safa Garden of felicity by Mirkhwand (d. 1498); recto: illuminated text; verso: text

Catalog Data

Calligrapher:
Inayatullah al-katib al-Shirazi  Search this
Author:
Khwandshah (Mirkhwand)  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 40.6 x 24.4 cm (16 x 9 5/8 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Shiraz, Iran
Date:
1571-1572
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
Islam  Search this
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
illumination  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
history  Search this
Henri Vever collection  Search this
Rawzat al-safa  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1986.236
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1986.236