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A Youth with a Falcon
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A Youth with a Falcon

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Description This Safavid drawing, Walters manuscript leaf W.682, depicts a kneeling young man with a falcon, a popular motif for paintings and drawings produced on single leaves. It dates to the late 10th century AH/AD 16th or early 11th century AH/AD 17th and was likely produced in Qazvin or Isfahan.
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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late 10th century AH/AD 16th century-early 11th century AH/AD 17th century (Safavid)
ink and pigments on paper mounted on pasteboard
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
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H: 12 5/8 x W: 8 1/4 in. (32 x 21 cm)
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