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"Enthronement of a Young Prince (Shapur II?)", Folio from a Yusuf and Zulaikha of Jami

Author:
Maulana Nur al-Din `Abd al-Rahman Jami (1414–92)
Object Name:
Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date:
second half 16th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran, Shiraz
Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H. 9 in. (22.9 cm) W. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm) H. 9 in. (22.9 cm) W. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Cora Timken Burnett Collection of Persian Miniatures and Other Persian Art Objects, Bequest of Cora Timken Burnett, 1956
Accession Number:
57.51.39.1
Not on view
Inscription: The colophon on page 352 does not provide date or the name of the calligrapher. This page is mistakenly recorded as 302 in the cards. 0 represents 5 in Persian. The photo on the card is not a photographs of the colophon page but the preceding page (351).
Lall Ram Pershad, India (until 1909; sold to Lall); [ Ganeshi Lall, Agra, India, 1909–35; sold to Burnett]; Cora Timken Burnett, Alpine, NJ (1935–d. 1956; bequeathed to MMA)
New York. Bronx Museum of the Arts. "Games Exhibition," February 1, 1972–March 1, 1972, no catalogue.

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