Folio from an unidentified text; obverse: Pasha receives Mir Abd-Ali; reverse: text: The famous commander receives Osman Mohammad Qazi with kindness

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Historical period(s)
16th-17th century
Medium
Ink, opaque watercolor, gold and silver on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 28 x 19.6 cm (11 x 7 11/16 in)
Geography
Turkey
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1929.75
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Manuscript
Type

Detached manuscript folio

Keywords
court, history, Ottoman period (1307 - 1922), prince, tent, Turkey
Provenance

To 1929
Kirkor Minassian, New York to 1929 [1]

From 1929
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Kirkor Minassian, New York in 1929 [2]

Notes:

[1] Object file, undated folder sheet note.

[2] See note 1. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Kirkor Minassian 1874 - 1944

Published References
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Ottoman Art at the Freer Gallery of Art. no. 4 Istanbul, 1970-1971. pp. 188, 193, pl. 3.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Turkish Art of the Ottoman Period. Exh. cat. Washington. cat. 8, p. 16.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum