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Folio from a `Aja'ib al-Makhluqat wa Ghara'ib al-Mawjudat (The Wonders of Creation and the Oddities of Existence)

Author:
Zakaria bin Muhammad bin Mahmud Abu Yahya Qazwini (ca. 1203–83)
Object Name:
Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date:
17th century
Geography:
India, probably Deccan
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
Page: 11 9/16 x 6 15/16 in. (29.4 x 17.6 cm) Text box: 11 1/8 x 6 3/8 in. (28.2 x 16.2 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard Ettinghausen, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.192.8
Not on view
Richard Ettinghausen, Princeton, NJ (until 1975; gifted to MMA)
Christie's : Islamic and Indian Manuscripts and Miniatures, and Himalayan Paintings. London: Christie, Manson and Woods, 1983. no. 79, p. 12, ill. pl. 2.



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