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"Jonah and the Whale", Folio from a Majma' al-Tavarikh (Compendium of Histories) of Hafiz-i Abru

Author: Hafiz-i Abru
(d. 1430)

Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: ca. 1425
Geography: Afghanistan, Herat
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on paper
Dimensions: H. 16 3/4 in. (42.5 cm) W. 13 1/8 in. (33.3 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Cora Timken Burnett Collection of Persian Miniatures and Other Persian Art Objects, Bequest of Cora Timken Burnett, 1956
Accession Number: 57.51.37.4

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