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Medium:
Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 39.9 x 26.3 cm (15 11/16 x 10 3/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Album
Origin:
probably Qazvin, Iran
Date:
ca. 1560-1570
Period:
Safavid period
Previous custodian or owner:
Philipp Walter Schulz
Henri Vever (1854 - 1942)
Francois Mautin (French, born 1907)
Provenance:
Walter Schulz [1]
To 1942
Henri Vever (1854-1942), Paris and Noyers, France, to 1942 [2]
From 1942 to 1986
Family member, Paris and Boulogne, France, by inheritance from Henri Vever, Paris and Noyers, France [3]
From 1986
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, purchased from a family member, Paris and Boulogne, France [4]
Notes:
[1] According to information noted in the object record: "Walter Schulz Collection."
[2] See Glenn D. Lowry et al., An Annotated and Illustrated Checklist of the Vever Collection (Washington, DC: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1988), pp. 302-303, no. 353.
[3] See the Agreement for the Purchase and Sale of the Henri Vever Collection of January 9, 1986, Collections Management Office.
[4] See note 3.
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Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1986.299
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye38c1e1fc2-dedb-44e0-948c-98ae1f196087
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1986.299