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- Previous Owner(s)
Henri Vever 1854 - 1942
Francois Mautin French, born 1907
Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Salaman u Absal by Jami; text: Persian in black nasta'liq script; recto: text, four columns, twenty-one lines, headings in gold, red and blue; verso: text, four columns, twenty-one lines, inscription in the margin reads "The library of the khan of high merit."
Border: The recto is set in gold and black rulings and a green outer frame with floral motifs mounted on purple-colored paper; the verso is set in gold, black, and blue rulings and a deep red outer frame with floral motifs and marginal cartouches, mounted on cream-colored paper.
Verso: in margin: "the library of the Khan of high merit."
- 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. 176, p. 147.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum