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"Khusrau Spies Shirin Bathing", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami

Author:
Nizami (Ilyas Abu Muhammad Nizam al-Din of Ganja) (probably 1141–1217)
Object Name:
Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date:
16th century
Geography:
Iran, Shiraz
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
Page: 8 11/16 x 5 11/16 in. (22.1 x 14.4 cm) Dimensions of painting: 5 1/4 x 2 1/2in. (13.3 x 6.4cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard Ettinghausen, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.192.15
Not on view
Richard Ettinghausen, Princeton, NJ (until 1975; gifted to MMA)
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