Claude Anet (1868-1931), Paris to 1931 
Hagop Kevorkian (1872-1962), acquired in Paris, March 21, 1932 
Freer Gallery of Art, puchased from Hagop Kevorkian in 1932 
 Object file, folder sheet note.
 See Hagop Kevorkian's letter to Mr. Lodge, dated March 25, 1932 Paris, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 Object file, undated folder sheet note. See also Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.
- Previous Owner(s)
Hagop Kevorkian 1872 - 1962
Claude Anet 1868 - 1931
Detached folio from a copy of the Divan (collected poems) by Hafiz (F1932.45) with selections from the work of Ibn Yamin, Omar Khayyam, and Nizami in the margins; text: Persian in black nasta'liq script; headings in white; recto: text: two columns, 12 lines with marginal verses; verso: illustration: Chained lion; one of a group of 9 detached folios (F 1932.46-54) from the bound manuscript (F1932.45); accessioned separately.
Border: The text and the painting are set in gold, blue, and red rulings on cream-colored paper.
- Published References
- Claude Anet. Exhibition of Persian Miniatures at the Musee des Arts Decoratifs II. vol. 22, no. 116 London, November 1912. p. 107, pl.1 B.
- Persia's Marvelous Miniatures. vol. 5, no. 4 Washington, November - December 1960. back cover.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum