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Letter in Ta'liq Script

Calligrapher:
Darvish 'Abdullah Munshi
Object Name:
Album leaf, non-illustrated
Date:
A.H. 911/A.D. 1505–6
Geography:
Country of Origin Iran
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H: 10.2 in (26 cm) x W: 7.1 in (18 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Purchase, Friends of Islamic Art Gifts, 2015
Accession Number:
2015.139
Not on view
Private Collection, London (until 2004; to Art Passages); [ Art Passages, San Francisco, 2004–14; sold to MMA]
Renard, Alexis, and Art Passages. Magical Letters: Calligraphies from the Islamic World. Paris, 9 September, 2014. p. 23.

Renard, Alexis. "September 9–30, 2014." In Ecritures Magiques, Calligraphies du Monde Musulman. Paris, 2014. no. 23.

"09 April 2014." In Art of the Islamic World. London: Sotheby's, London, 2014. no. 55, p. 44, ill. (color), (not this leaf).



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