Kirkor Minassian, New York to 1931 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Kirkor Minassian, New York in 1931 
 Object file, undated folder sheet note.
 See note 1. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.
- Previous Owner(s)
Kirkor Minassian 1874 - 1944
Page of calligraphy; Persian in black nasta'liq script set against a blue-tinted ground; embellished with rectangular illuminated panels; recto: text, 10 lines; verso: text, An anecdote from Gulistan (The rose garden) by Sa'di, 10 lines.
Border: The text is set in purple, gold and blue rulings on salmon colored paper with landscape and animal motifs.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum