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Page of Calligraphy

Calligrapher:
Mir `Imad al-Hasani (1552–1615)
Object Name:
Non-illustrated album leaf
Date:
dated A.H. 1017/A.D. 1608–9
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
11 1/4 x 7 1/2 in. (28.6 x 19.1 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
46.126.3
Not on view
Signature: Signed and inscribed in Persian, on lower left corner: "The poor, the humble, the sinner `Imad al-Hasani, may his sins be forgiven. A.H. 1017 [1608-9 A.D.]" (Trans. H. McAllister)
Annette E. Sagaphi, New York (until 1946; sold to MMA)
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