Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Window

Date:
17th century
Geography:
Egypt or Syria
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stained glass, gypsum
Dimensions:
Window: H. 25 1/2 in. (64.8 cm) W. 19 in. (48.3 cm) Window in Frame (framed with 93.26.16): H. 32 in. (81.3 cm) W. 45 1/4 in. (114.9 cm) D. 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Gift of William R. Ware, 1893
Accession Number:
93.26.15
Not on view
Art market, Cairo (until 1890); William R. Ware, New York (1890–93; gifted to MMA)
Carboni, Stefano. "The Painted Glass Decoration of the Mausoleum of Ahmad ibn Sulayman al-Rifa'i in Cairo." Muqarnas vol. 20 (2003). pp. 73, 76-77, ill. fig. 19 (b/w).

Barry, Mike, and Stuart Cary Welch. "et l'Enigme de Behzad de Herat (1465–1535)." In L'Art Figuratif en Islam Medieval. Paris: Flammarion, 2004. pp. 217-219, ill. (color).



Related Objects

Goblet with Incised Designs

Date: 8th–9th century Medium: Glass, bluish green; blown, applied solid stem and blown foot; scratch-engraved Accession: 65.173.1 On view in:Gallery 451

Damascus Room

Date: dated A.H. 1119/A.D. 1707 Medium: Wood (poplar) with gesso relief, gold and tin leaf, glazes and paint; wood (cypress, poplar, and mulberry), mother-of-pearl, marble and other stones, stucco with glass, plaster ceramic tiles, iron, brass Accession: 1970.170 On view in:Gallery 461

Window

Date: 18th century Medium: Stained glass, gypsum Accession: 93.26.3 On view in:Not on view

Window

Date: 18th century Medium: Stained glass, gypsum Accession: 93.26.6 On view in:Not on view

Window

Date: 18th century Medium: Stained glass, gypsum Accession: 93.26.9 On view in:Not on view