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Portrait of a Man

Object Name:
Album leaf
Date:
early 17th century
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink, watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm) W. 5 13/16 in. (14.8 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Bequest of George D. Pratt, 1935
Accession Number:
45.174.14
Not on view
Signature: Signed: The humble Sharif, [Allah] pardon his sins. 1031 (A.H./ A.D. 1621–22).
George D. Pratt, New York (by 1933–d. 1935); Vera Amherst Hale Pratt, New York (life interest 1935–45)
Dimand, Maurice S., ed. "Dated Specimens of Mohammedan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art." MMA Studies 1, pt.2 (1929). ill. figs. 4, 5.



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