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Title: "Alexander and the Circle of Seven Sages", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami of Ganja
Nizami (present-day Azerbaijan, Ganja 1141–1209 Ganja)
Date: 15th century
Geography: Attributed to Iran
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Painting and Text Block: H. 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm)
W. 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm)
Page: H.10 15/16 in. (27.8 cm)
W. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm)
Mat: H. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm)
W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Alexander Smith Cochran, 1913
Accession Number: 126.96.36.199
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