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"Interior Reception", Folio from a Bustan of Sa`di

Painted by Shaikh Zada

Author: Sa'di (1213/19–92)
Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: ca. 1525–35
Geography: present-day Uzbekistan, probably Bukhara
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Painting: H. 8 3/4 in. (22.3 cm) W. 4 15/16 in. (12.5 cm) Page: H. 11 in. (27.9 cm) W. 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm) Mat: H. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm) W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Purchase, Louis V. Bell Fund and The Vincent Astor Foundation Gift, 1974
Accession Number: 1974.294.3

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