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Title: "Interior Reception", Folio 36r from a Bustan of Sa`di
Painted by Shaikh Zada (Iranian, active 1510–1550)
Sa'di (Iranian, Shiraz ca. 1213–1291 Shiraz)
Date: ca. 1525–35
Geography: Attributed to present-day Uzbekistan, probably Bukhara
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
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)
Credit Line: Purchase, Louis V. Bell Fund and The Vincent Astor Foundation Gift, 1974
Accession Number: 1974.294.3
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