Dervish in landscape smoking a pipe

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Maker(s)
Artist: Muhammad Muhsin
Historical period(s)
Safavid period, 1630s-1640s
Medium
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (drawing): 16.8 × 9.4 cm (6 5/8 × 3 11/16 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1947.23
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Drawing
Type

Drawing

Keywords
dervish, Iran, landscape, Safavid period (1501 - 1722), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Heeramaneck Galleries

Published References
  • Dr. Esin Atil. The Brush of the Masters: Drawings from Iran and India. Exh. cat. Washington, 1978. cat. 25, p. 62.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Emperors, Peris, and Demons in Near Eastern Art. Washington, November 1978. p. 147.
  • Edgar Blochet. Catalogue of an Exhibition of Persian Paintings...held at the Gallery Demotte Inc. Exh. cat. New York. cat. 116.
  • Islamic Art: An Exhibition of Metalwork, Pottery, TExtiles, and Persian Calligraphy and Miniatures Lent by Heeramaneck Galleries, New York. Exh. cat. Washington. p. 10.
  • Abolala Soudavar Milo Cleveland Beach. Art of the Persian Court: Selections from the Art and History Trust Collection. New York. cat. 84, p. 301.
  • Alexandra van Puyvelde. Man Holding a Pomegranate, signed kamineh Riza-yi 'Abbasi: A Contribution to the Study of Safawid Drawing and 19th Century Archaism. Brussels. p. 230.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum