- Provenance information is currently unavailable
- Previous Owner(s)
Henri Vever 1854 - 1942
Francois Mautin French, born 1907
Detached folio from a dispersed copy of a Rawdat al-safa fi sirat al-anbiya wa 'l-muluk wa 'l-khulafa (Garden of purity) by Muhammad b. Khwandshah (known as Mirkhwand); text: Persian in black and white nasta'liq script; recto: left-hand half of a double-page frontispiece now separate from its facing folio (S1986.246); verso: text, one column, twenty-five lines; one of a group of twenty folios.
Border: The frontispiece is set in an illuminated border; the text is set in red, gold, and blue rulings on a paper with floral motifs.
Stamps: blue edge rect, 211
- 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. 213, p. 192.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum