Folio from a Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492)

citation

Folio of text from a manuscript of the Haft awrang
(Seven thrones)
Folio from the poem “Subhat al-Abrar (“The Rosary of the Pious”)- fols. 140b-181a

Folio 154 part of signature of folios 147-154.
Folio 154 single folio

Historical period(s)
Safavid period, 1556-1565
School
Khurasan School
Medium
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 34.2 x 23.2 cm (13 7/16 x 9 1/8 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1946.12.154
On View Location
Currently not on view
Type

Manuscript folio

Provenance

To 1946
Hagop Kevorkian (1872-1962), New York. [1]

From 1946
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Hagop Kevorkian, New York. [2]

Notes:

[1] Object file, undated folder sheet note. See also, Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

Description

Folio of text from a manuscript of the Haft awrang
(Seven thrones)
Folio from the poem "Subhat al-Abrar ("The Rosary of the Pious")- fols. 140b-181a

Folio 154 part of signature of folios 147-154.
Folio 154 single folio

Label

1. [T. Kutasz as per M. Farhad, 8/7/06] Title "Folio from a Haft Awrang (Seven Thrones) by Jami" added.

Published References

See bibliography in Virtual Record F1946.12.1-304

Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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