- Provenance information is currently unavailable
- Previous Owner(s)
Francois Mautin French, born 1907
Henri Vever 1854 - 1942
Detached folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in white nasta'liq script; right hand half recto: blank, verso: right-hand half of a double-page frontispiece, facing folio (S1986.2); left-hand half recto: left-hand half of a double page frontispiece, facing folio (S1986.1), verso: blank; introduction to the Khamsa; one of a group of two folios.
Border: The text is set in illuminated border mounted 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. 243, p. 214.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum