Hagop Kevorkian (1872-1962), New York to 1932 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Hagop Kevorkian, New York in 1932 
 Object file, undated folder sheet note.
 See note 1. See also Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.
- Previous Owner(s)
Hagop Kevorkian 1872 - 1962
Folio within a bound Qur'an; recto: blank; verso: right-hand half of a double-page frontispiece, Sura al-Isra, sura 17:88; shamsa (sunburst medallion) with floral motifs; Arabic in white naskh script; one of a group of 5 bound folios (F1932.66-70) from the manuscript (F1932.65); accessioned separately.
Border: the shamsa is set in an illuminated border on cream-colored paper.
Sura al-Isra, sura17:88, central unit medallion, "say, if men and the djinn were to combine efforts to produce the likes of this Koran, [they would not be able]."
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
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