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- Previous Owner(s)
Francois Mautin French, born 1907
Henri Vever 1854 - 1942
Manuscript; Mihr u Mushtari (The Sun and Jupiter) by Assar; Persian in black nasta'liq script; illuminated headings in white; 204 folios with 1double page frontispiece (fols. 1verso, 2recto), 1 sarlawh (fol. 2verso), and 7 paintings (23verso, 24recto, 101verso, 102recto, 116recto, 171recto); one of a group of three: manuscripts (S1986.62, S1986.39) and folio (S1986.164); standard page: 2 columns, 12 lines of text.
Binding: The manuscript is bound in red leather over paper pasteboards with doublures of paper.
Fol. 55recto: bottom right, "work of Muhammad Qasim."
Fol. 116recto: bottom left, "work of Muhammad Qasim."
Fols. 101verso and 102recto, on the tent, "work of Aqa Riza."
- 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. 58, p. 46-47.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum