The king seated beneath a tree and about to partake of wine.

Divan (Collected Works) of Mir 'Ali Shir Nava'i

Calligrapher: Sultan `Ali Mashhadi (ca.1440–1520)
Object Name: Illustrated manuscript
Date: 1499–1500
Geography: present-day Afghanistan, Herat
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper; lacquer binding
Dimensions: 9 1/2 x 6in. (24.1 x 15.2cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Gift of Alexander Smith Cochran, 1913
Accession Number: 13.228.20

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