Friedrich Paul Theodor Sarre (1865-1945), Berlin. 
Dr. Jacob Hirsch, New York. 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Dr. Jacob Hirsch, New York. 
 Curatorial Remark 3 in the object record.
 Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.
 See note 2.
- Previous Owner(s)
Dr. Jacob Hirsch 1874? - 1955
Friedrich Paul Theodor Sarre
Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Yusuf-u Zulaykha by Jami; text: Persian in black nasta'liq script; recto: text, 2 columns, 14 lines; verso: text, The beauty of love is a bird which flies from the nest of unity to the grove of multiplicity, beloved and lover are both part of this unity and multiplicity, 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 floral and animal motifs, silhouetted against a blue background. The verso is set in gold, red and blue rulings on a paper with simurgh, ostrich, bird and landscape motifs, silhouetted against a blue background.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum