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Haft Aurang (Seven Thrones) of Jami

Author:
Maulana Nur al-Din `Abd al-Rahman Jami (1414–92)
Object Name:
Illustrated manuscript
Date:
ca. 1570–80
Geography:
Attributed to Iran
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
11 3/4 x 7 1/4in. (29.8 x 18.4cm) Mat: 19 1/4 x 14 1/4 in. (48.9 x 36.2 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander Smith Cochran, 1913
Accession Number:
13.228.18
Not on view
Alexander Smith Cochran, Yonkers, NY (until 1913; gifted to MMA)
Jackson, A. V. Williams, and A. Yohannan. Catalogue of the Collection of Persian Manuscripts, Including also some Turkish and Arabic, Presented to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York by Alexander Smith Cochran. Columbia University Indo Iranian Series, vol. 1. New York: Columbia University Press, 1912. no. 20, pp. 151-154.

Valentiner, William Reinhold. "The Cochran Collection of Persian Manuscripts." Museum of Metropolitan Art Bulletin, old series, vol. 8 (1913). pp. 80-86.

Ruhrdanz, Karin. "About a Group of Truncated Shahnamas: A Case Study in the Commercial Production of Illustrated Manuscripts in the Second Part of the Sixteenth Century." Muqarnas vol. 14 (1997). p. 125, ill. fig. 9 (b/w), fol. 209b: Majnun in the Wilderness.

Ruhrdanz, Karin. "About a Group of Truncated Shahnamas: A Case Study in the Commercial Production of Illusstrated Maanuscripts in the Second Part of the Sixteenth Century." Muqarnas vol. 14 (1997). p. 125, ill. fig. 9, (fol. 209b; b/w).



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