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Inscription: 188.8.131.52 recto:In Persian, in nasta'liq, in upper left: This bird is called buqalamum. Work of the servant of the palace Mansur Jahangir-shahi.184.108.40.206 verso:In Persian, in nasta'liq, along the left border: Blessed likeness of Hazrat Shaikh Hasan Chishti Jahangir-shahi.In Persian, in nasta'liq, along left border: Work of the servant of the palace Bichitr.
Jack S. Rofe, Scotland (in 1929; sale, Sotheby's London,December 12, 1929, no. 115, to Kevorkian); [ Hagop Kevorkian, New York, from 1929]; [ Kevorkian Foundation, New York, until 1955; gift and sale to MMA]
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