Dr. Jacob Hirsch, New York. 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Dr. Jacob Hirsch, New York. 
 See undated folder sheet note, object folder F1936.9, Collections Management Office.
 See note 1. See also Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920 file, Collections Management Office.
- Previous Owner(s)
Dr. Jacob Hirsch 1874? - 1955
Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Yusuf-u- Zulaikha by Jami; text: Persian in black nasta'liq script; recto: Floral designs, 2 columns, 14 lines; verso: Animals and birds in landscape, 2 columns, 14 lines, one of a group of 13 folios.
Border: The recto is set in gold, red and blue rulings on a paper with gold floral motifs, silhouetted against a blue background. The verso is set in gold, red and blue rulings on a paper with animal, bird, and landscape motifs, silhouetted against a blue background.
- Published References
- Fereshteh Daftari. The Influence of "Persian Art" on Gauguin, Matisse, and Kandinsky. Ann Arbor. pp. 275, 288, fig. 138.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum