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"Pair of Eagles", Folio from a Manafi' al-Hayawan (On the Usefulness of Animals) of Ibn Bakhtishu'

Author: Ibn Bakhtishu'
(d. 1058)

Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: ca. 1300
Geography: Iran
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Painting: H. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm) W. 6 3/16 in. (15.7 cm) Page: H. 15 7/8 in. (40.3 cm) W. 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm) Mat: H. 19 1/4 in. (55.9 cm) W. 14 1/4 in. (40.6 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1918
Accession Number: 18.26.2

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