Parent Object
Alexander the Great Admires his Portrait Ordered by Queen Nushabah
Explore Object
Creative Commons License

Alexander the Great Admires his Portrait Ordered by Queen Nushabah


Description Provenance Credit
Description On this folio from Walters manuscript W.607, Alexander the Great admires his portrait ordered by Queen Nushabah.
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

Period
Folio: 934-935 AH/AD 1528-1529; Miniature repainted: 12th-early 13th century AH/AD 18th-early 19th century (Safavid)
Medium
ink and pigments on cream-colored laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.607.223B
Measurements
H: 11 13/16 x W: 7 1/16 in. (30 x 18 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

Tags


    Thumbnail: Alexander the Great Admires his Portrait Ordered by Queen Nushabah
    Zoom Out Zoom In Back to Details  
    Full Size: Alexander the Great Admires his Portrait Ordered by Queen Nushabah