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The Angels Munkir and Nakir
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The Angels Munkir and Nakir


Description Provenance Credit
Description This illustration from Walters manuscript W.659 depicts the angels Munkir and Nakir, who are charged with questioning deceased people.
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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Period
1121 AH/AD 1717 (Ottoman)
Medium
ink and pigments on European laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.659.51B
Measurements
H: 13 x W: 7 7/8 in. (33 x 20 cm)
Geography
  • Turkey (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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