Parent Object
Young Man Playing Flute with Singing Bird Perched in a Blossoming Tree
Explore Object
Creative Commons License

Young Man Playing Flute with Singing Bird Perched in a Blossoming Tree


Description Provenance Credit
Description Seated in a stylized landscape, a youth plays the flute while looking up at a singing bird perched in a tree in this illustration from Walters manuscript W.653. The buff-colored margins are decorated with a man reading a book, a youth pouring wine, and an angel.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

Download Image Add to Collection Creative Commons License

Creator
Period
1105 AH/AD 1693 (Safavid)
Medium
ink and pigments on colored and marbled paper with stenciled, painted, and illuminated designs
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.653.24B
Measurements
H: 7 1/16 x W: 3 15/16 in. (18 x 10 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

Tags


    Thumbnail: Young Man Playing Flute with Singing Bird Perched in a Blossoming Tree
    Zoom Out Zoom In Back to Details  
    Full Size: Young Man Playing Flute with Singing Bird Perched in a Blossoming Tree