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'Saz'-style Drawing of a Dragon amid Foliage

Artist: Shah Quli (Turkish, born Tabriz, Iran, active ca. mid-16th century)
Object Name: Illustrated single work
Date: ca. 1540–50
Geography: Turkey, Istanbul
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Painting: H. 6 13/16 in. (17.3 cm) W. 10 11/16in. (27.2cm) Mat: H. 16 in. (40.6 cm) W. 22 in. (55.9 cm) Frame : H. 17 in. (43.2 cm) W. 23 in. (58.4 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Bequest of Cora Timken Burnett, 1956
Accession Number: 57.51.26

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