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"The Story of the Princess of the Blue Pavillion: The Youth of Rum Is Entertained in a Garden by a Fairy and her Maidens", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Amir Khusrau Dihlavi

Poet: Amir Khusrau Dihlavi
(1253–1325)

Calligrapher: Muhammad Husain Kashmiri (active ca. 1560–1611)
Artist: Painting by Manohar (active ca. 1582–1624)
Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: 1597–98
Geography: India
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: H. 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm) W. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Gift of Alexander Smith Cochran, 1913
Accession Number: 13.228.33

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