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Anthology of Persian Poetry

Author:
Hafiz (probably 1325/6–90)
Author:
Luthfi (1367–1463 or 1465–66)
Author:
Hilali (d. 1529–30)
Author:
Mu’in
Author:
Asir (d. probably 1639–40)
Object Name:
Non-illustrated manuscript
Date:
17th century
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper Binding: opaque watercolor and gold on leather
Dimensions:
H. 6 in. (15.2 cm) W. 3 7/8in. (9.8cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph W. Drexel, 1889
Accession Number:
89.2.2153
Not on view
Joseph W. Drexel, New York (until d. 1888); his widow, Lucy Wharton Drexel(1888–89; gifted to Museum in Joseph Drexel's name)
Al Khemir Sabiha Dr. "Crossing Bridges with the Arts of Islamic Culture." In Beauty and Belief. Provo, UT: Brigham Young University, 2012. p. 240, ill. (color).



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