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"Chinese Emperor Standing in Pavilion", Folio from a Majma al-Tavarikh (Compendium of Histories) of Hafiz-i Abru

Hafiz-i Abru
(d. 1430)

Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: ca. 1425
Geography: present-day Afghanistan, Herat
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Overall: H. 16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm) W. 12 3/4 in. (32.4cm) Mat: H. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm) W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm) Frame: Ht. 21 1/4 in. (54 cm) W. 16 1/4 in. (41.3 cm) D. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Gift of V. Everit Macy, 1929
Accession Number: 29.84

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