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Double-page Iilluminated Frontispiece
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Double-page Iilluminated Frontispiece

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Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.619 is the right side of a double-page illuminated frontispiece decorated in gold and polychrome designs.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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980 AH/AD 1572 (Safavid)
ink and pigments on paper with margins of multi-colored, gold-sprinkled tinted or marbled paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
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H: 12 5/8 x W: 8 7/16 in. (32.0 x 21.5 cm)
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
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