"Yusuf is Drawn Up from the Well", Folio from a Yusuf and Zulaikha of Jami

Author: Maulana Nur al-Din `Abd al-Rahman Jami (1414–92)
Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: second half 16th century
Geography: Iran, Shiraz
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Painting: Ht. 8 in. (20.3 cm) W. 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm) Page: Ht. 9 in. (22.9 cm) W. 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm) Mat: Ht. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm) W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Cora Timken Burnett Collection of Persian Miniatures and Other Persian Art Objects, Bequest of Cora Timken Burnett, 1956
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