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Lion (Chi'lin) in a Landscape

Object Name:
Illustrated single work
Date:
late 16th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran
Medium:
Ink, watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm) W. 4 13/16 in. (12.2 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Bequest of George D. Pratt, 1935
Accession Number:
45.174.21
Not on view
George D. Pratt, New York (by 1933–d. 1935); Vera Amherst Hale Pratt, New York (life interest 1935–45)
Swietochowski, Marie, and Sussan Babaie. Persian Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1989. p. 9, ill. fig. 8 (b/w).



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