Folio from a Divan (Collected poems) by Sultan Ahmad Jalayir (d.1410); recto: Nomad camp; verso: text

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Historical period(s)
Jalayirid dynasty, circa 1400
Medium
Ink and color washes on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 32.3 x 22.3 cm (12 11/16 x 8 3/4 in)
Geography
Iran or Iraq
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1932.35
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Manuscript
Type

Detached folio

Keywords
cow, divan, horse, Iran, Iraq, Jalayirid dynasty (1340 - 1432), poems, sheep
Provenance

To 1932
Dr. Jacob Hirsch, New York to 1932 [1]

From 1932
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Dr. Jacob Hirsch, New York in 1932 [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. For further information in connection with this purchase see letter to Dr. Hirsch written by M. Aga-Oglu, January 4, 1932, Letter File (Hirsch).

Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Jacob Hirsch 1874? - 1955

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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