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Reclining Figure

Object Name:
Illustrated single work
Date:
1630–40
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink, watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
Painting: H. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm) W. 6 15/16 in. (17.6 cm) Page: H. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm) W. 6 15/16 in. (17.6 cm) Mat: H. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm) W. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.223.3
Not on view
[ E. Kalebdjian, New York, until 1912; sold to MMA]
Swietochowski, Marie, and Sussan Babaie. Persian Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1989. no. 20, pp. 50-51, ill. pl. 20 (b/w).

Ekhtiar, Maryam, Sheila R. Canby, Navina Haidar, and Priscilla P. Soucek, ed. Masterpieces from the Department of Islamic Art in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1st ed. ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011. no. 152, pp. 173, 225-226, ill. p. 225 (color).



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