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Page of Calligraphy

Muhammad Husayn al-Katib

Object Name: Non-illustrated album leaf
Date: late 16th century
Geography: India
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Illumination: H. 8 7/16 in. (21.4 cm) W. 4 in. (10.2 cm) Page: H. 8 7/16 in. (21.4 cm) W. 4 in. (10.2 cm) Mat: H. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm) W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm) D. 1/4 in. (0.6 cm) Frame: H. 21 3/4 in. (55.2 cm) W. 16 3/4 in. (42.5 cm) D. 3/4 in. (1.9 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Purchase, Richard S. Perkins Gift, Patti Birch Gift, in memory of Everett Birch, and Ehsan Yarshater Gift, 1993
Accession Number: 1993.380

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