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Men Watching Herons in Flight
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Men Watching Herons in Flight

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Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.652 depicts men watching herons in flight.
  • Illuminated Manuscripts: Masterpieces in Miniature. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1984-1985.
Provenance Husayn, 1305 AH/AD 1887-1888, by purchase [for 310 tomans]; Asghar 'Ali, 1305 AH/AD 1887, 1888, by gift [acquired for Asghar 'Ali by his father Husayn for 310 tomans, dated 1305 AH/AD 1887-1888, see fol. 1b]; Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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1022 AH/AD 1613 (Safavid)
ink and pigments on thick paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
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H: 2 5/16 x W: 6 11/16 in. (5.8 x 17 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View


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