Hagop Kevorkian (1872-1962), New York to 1931 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Hagop Kevorkian, New York in 1931 
 Object file, undated folder sheet note. See also Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.
 See note 1.
- Previous Owner(s)
Hagop Kevorkian 1872 - 1962
Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Fath al-bari fi sharh al-bukhari (Victory of the creator, a commentary on al-Bukhari) by Ibn Hadjar al-Askalani; recto: text, seal, one column, 29 lines; verso: illuminated title page: sarlawh with title, shamsa containing the name of author, seal and inscription; Arabic in black and red naskhi script; heading in white thuluth script; marginal medallion; vocalized in black.
Border: The recto is set in blue rulings on cream-colored paper; the verso is set in gold, black, and blue rulings on cream-colored paper.
Illuminated title page: waqf or deed of gift is written in red, and al-Madrasa Khalil Beg is written in black. Seal reads Khalil Beg.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
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- Rights Statement
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