- Provenance information is currently unavailable
- Previous Owner(s)
Francois Mautin French, born 1907
Henri Vever 1854 - 1942
Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami, text: Persian in black nasta'liq script; recto: The story of Nushirwan the Righteous, four columns, fifteen lines of text; verso: Nushirwan listens to the owls; one of a group of two folios.
Border: The text and the painting are set in gold, black, and blue rulings on cream-colored paper.
- Published References
- Glenn D. Lowry, Milo Cleveland Beach, Elisabeth West FitzHugh, Susan Nemanzee, Janet Snyder. An Annotated and Illustrated Checklist of the Vever Collection. Washington and Seattle. cat. 247, p. 216.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum