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Folio from a Falnama (Book of omens); recto: blank; verso: Angels bow before Adam and Eve in Paradise

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 59.3 x 44.5 cm (23 3/8 x 17 1/2 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Painting
Origin:
Qazvin, Iran
Date:
mid 1550s-early 1560s
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
angel  Search this
Falnama  Search this
Iran  Search this
Adam  Search this
Eve  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
paradise  Search this
Henri Vever collection  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:
S1986.254
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1986.254

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