Calligraphy from the St. Petersburg album

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Maker(s)
Calligrapher: Attributed to Imad al-Hasani (died 1615)
Borders: Attributed to Muhammad Hadi (Iranian, active mid-18th century)
Historical period(s)
Mughal Dynasty, calligraphy 17th c.; borders mid-18th c.
Movement
Mughal Court
School
Mughal School
Medium
Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 23.6 x 7 cm (9 5/16 x 2 3/4 in)
Geography
India
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1942.17b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Calligraphy
Type

Album leaf

Keywords
illumination, India, Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858), nasta'liq script, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Hagop Kevorkian 1872 - 1962

Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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