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456074
Bifolium from the

Bifolium from the "Nurse's Qur'an" (Mushaf al-Hadina)

Date: ca. A.H. 410/ A.D. 1019–20
Accession Number: 2007.191

448281
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Date: ca. 1180
Accession Number: 29.160.23

453369
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Date: dated A.H. 531/ A.D. 1137
Accession Number: 1996.238.2

451405
'Saz'-style Drawing of a Dragon amid Foliage

'Saz'-style Drawing of a Dragon amid Foliage

Shah Quli (active 1520–66)

Date: ca. 1540–50
Accession Number: 57.51.26

446560

"A King Offers to Make Amends to a Bereaved Mother", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Amir Khusrau Dihlavi

Amir Khusrau Dihlavi (1253–1325)

Date: 1597–98
Accession Number: 13.228.26

453183
The House of Bijapur

The House of Bijapur

Painting by Kamal Muhammad (active 1680s)

Date: ca. 1680
Accession Number: 1982.213

446297
Kitab suwar al-kawakib al-thabita (Book of the Images of the Fixed Stars) of al-Sufi

Kitab suwar al-kawakib al-thabita (Book of the Images of the Fixed Stars) of al-Sufi

`Abd al-Rahman al-Sufi (903–86)

Date: late 15th century
Accession Number: 13.160.10

448282
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Date: ca. 1180
Accession Number: 29.160.24

454015
Dragon Wrapped around Saz Leaves

Dragon Wrapped around Saz Leaves

Date: ca. 1550–70
Accession Number: 2000.424

459253
Holy Face

Holy Face

Gerard David (Netherlandish, Oudewater ca. 1455–1523 Bruges)

Date: ca. 1485–90
Accession Number: 1975.1.2486

454011
Black Stork in a Landscape

Black Stork in a Landscape

Date: ca. 1780
Accession Number: 2000.266

449533
Tughra (Official Signature) of Sultan Süleiman the Magnificent (r. 1520–66)

Tughra (Official Signature) of Sultan Süleiman the Magnificent (r. 1520–66)

Date: ca. 1555–60
Accession Number: 38.149.1

453024
Qur'an Manuscript

Qur'an Manuscript

Date: dated A.H. 1268/A.D. 1851–52
Accession Number: 1980.603

591858
Diaries of Samuel P. Avery

Diaries of Samuel P. Avery

Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. (American, New York 1822–1904 New York)

Date: 1871–82
Accession Number: 201.9 Av3

446567

"The Story of the Princess of the Blue Pavillion: The Youth of Rum Is Entertained in a Garden by a Fairy and her Maidens", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Amir Khusrau Dihlavi

Amir Khusrau Dihlavi (1253–1325)

Date: 1597–98
Accession Number: 13.228.33

25111
Album of Tournaments and Parades in Nuremberg

Album of Tournaments and Parades in Nuremberg

Date: late 16th–mid-17th century
Accession Number: 22.229

470309
The Hours of Jeanne d'Evreux, Queen of France

The Hours of Jeanne d'Evreux, Queen of France

Jean Pucelle (French, active Paris, 1319–34)

Date: ca. 1324–28
Accession Number: 54.1.2

451402

"The Elephant Clock", Folio from a Book of the Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices by al-Jazari

Farrukh ibn `Abd al-Latif

Date: dated A.H. 715/A.D. 1315
Accession Number: 57.51.23

446595

"Farhad Carves a Milk Channel for Shirin", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami

Nizami (Ilyas Abu Muhammad Nizam al-Din of Ganja) (probably 1141–1217)

Date: A.H. 931/A.D. 1524–25
Accession Number: 13.228.7.5

451725

"The Concourse of the Birds", Folio 11r from a Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds)

Painting by Habiballah of Sava (active ca. 1590–1610)

Date: ca. 1600
Accession Number: 63.210.11

459208
Adoration of the Shepherds

Adoration of the Shepherds

Francesco di Marco Marmitta da Parma (Emilian, 1457–1505)

Date: ca. 1500
Accession Number: 1975.1.2491

446892

"Dancing Dervishes", Folio from a Divan of Hafiz

Painting attributed to Bihzad (ca. 1450–1535/36)

Date: ca. 1480
Accession Number: 17.81.4

466191
Leaf from a Beatus Manuscript: at the Clarion of the Fifth Angel's Trumpet, a Star Falls from the Sky; the Bottomless Pit is Opened with a Key; Emerging from the Smoke, Locusts Come Upon the Earth and Torment the Deathless

Leaf from a Beatus Manuscript: at the Clarion of the Fifth Angel's Trumpet, a Star Falls from the Sky; the Bottomless Pit is Opened with a Key; Emerging from the Smoke, Locusts Come Upon the Earth and Torment the Deathless

Date: ca. 1180
Accession Number: 1991.232.10

453336
A Stallion

A Stallion

Painting by Habiballah of Sava (active ca. 1590–1610)

Date: ca. 1601–6
Accession Number: 1992.51

451203
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Ahmad ibn al-Suhrawardi al-Bakri (d. 1320–21)

Date: dated A.H. 707/ A.D. 1307–8
Accession Number: 55.44

452112

"Tahmuras Defeats the Divs", Folio 23v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)

Date: ca. 1525
Accession Number: 1970.301.3

451332

"Men Treading Grapes", Folio from a Materia Medica of Dioscorides

Date: dated A.H. 621/ A.D. 1224
Accession Number: 56.20

459207
The Right Hand of God Protecting the Faithful against the Demons

The Right Hand of God Protecting the Faithful against the Demons

Jean Fouquet (French, Tours ca. 1425–ca. 1478 Tours)

Date: ca. 1452–1460
Accession Number: 1975.1.2490

452037

"Khusrau Hunting", Folio from Khusrau and Shirin

Written by Hatifi

Date: dated A.H. 904/A.D. 1498–99
Accession Number: 69.27

452160

"Isfandiyar's Third Course: He Slays a Dragon", Folio 434v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)

Date: ca. 1530
Accession Number: 1970.301.51

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