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Islamic Textiles and Carpets from the Met's Collection
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Album of Calligraphies Including Poetry and Prophetic Traditions (Hadith)
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Tughra (Official Signature) of Sultan Süleiman the Magnificent (r. 1520–66)
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This miniature once belonged to the fourth volume of a six-volume work devoted to the life of the Prophet commissioned by the Ottoman sultan Murad III (r. 1574–95). Depicted are the encounter of the Archangel Gabriel and the shepherd 'Amr ibn Zaid, set against a landscape dominated by rocks and trees.
Princess Se'adetlü Bâsh-Rûkhshah, Turkey (in 1753); Major R.G. Gayer-Anderson, Cairo(in 1939); sale, Drouot-Richelieu, Paris, April 15, 1994, lot 2,to Lucien Solanet for MMA
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