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"Allegory of Worldly and Otherworldly Drunkenness", Folio from the Divan of Hafiz

Painting by Sultan Muhammad
(active first half 16th century)

Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: ca. 1531–33
Geography: Iran, Tabriz
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Illuminated folio: Painting: H. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm) W. 5 15/16 in. (15.1 cm) Page: H. 11 3/8 in. (28.9 cm) W. 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm) Calligraphic folio: Painting: H. 7 in. (17.8 cm) W. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm) Page: H. 11 1/4 in. (28.6 cm) W. 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm) Mat: H. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm) W. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Jointly owned by The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Harvard University; Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stuart Cary Welch Jr., 1988
Accession Number: 1988.430

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