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Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Object Name:
Folio from a non-illustrated manuscript
Date:
14th century
Geography:
Attributed to Egypt or Syria
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H. 16 3/16 W. 12 5/8 in.
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Russell Pickering, 1969
Accession Number:
69.149
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. Russell Pickering(until 1969; gifted to MMA)
Mexico City. Colegio de San Ildefonso. "Arte islamico del Museo Metropolitano de Arte de Nueva York," September 30, 1994–January 8, 1995, no. 4.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Balcony Calligraphy Exhibition," June 1, 2009–October 26, 2009, no catalogue.

Swietochowski, Marie, and Marilyn Jenkins-Madina. Notable Acquisitions 1965–1975 (1975). p. 133, ill. (b/w).

Schimmel, Annemarie. "Islamic Calligraphy." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., vol. 50, no. 1 (Summer 1992). pp. 16-17, ill. fig. 20 (color).

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Daniel S. Walker, Arturo Ponce Guadián, Sussan Babaie, Stefano Carboni, Aimee Froom, Marie Lukens Swietochowski, Tomoko Masuya, Annie Christine Daskalakis-Matthews, Abdallah Kahil, and Rochelle Kessler. "Colegio de San Ildefonso, Septiembre de 1994-Enero de 1995." In Arte Islámico del Museo Metropolitano de Arte de Nueva York. Mexico City: Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes, 1994. no. 4, pp. 52-53, ill. p. 53 (b/w).



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