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"A Ruler in his Palace", Folio from a Kulliyat (Complete Works) of Sa'di

Author:
Sa'di (1213/19–92)
Object Name:
Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date:
19th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran, Tabriz
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
Image 5 in x 9 in. Page 8 1/2 in. x 13 3/4 in. Mat 14 1/14 in. x 19 1/4 in.
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander Smith Cochran, 1913
Accession Number:
13.228.10.3
Not on view
Alexander Smith Cochran, Yonkers, NY (until 1913; gifted to MMA)
Valentiner, William Reinhold. "The Cochran Collection of Persian Manuscripts." Museum of Metropolitan Art Bulletin, old series, vol. 8 (1913). pp. 80-86.



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