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Hursid, a Chinese Ruler, Watching His Vizier’s Young Son Swim in a Pool
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Hursid, a Chinese Ruler, Watching His Vizier’s Young Son Swim in a Pool


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Description This illustration from Walters manuscript W.666 depicts Hursid, a Chinese ruler, watching Behzad, his vizier's young and handsome son, swimming in a pool. The painting has been torn.
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
1133 AH/AD 1721 (Ottoman)
Medium
ink and pigments on laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.666.118B
Measurements
H: 8 1/4 x W: 6 1/8 in. (21 x 15.5 cm)
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