An Illuminated Double-Page Frontispiece (from a "Khamsa" of Nizami manuscript)

An Illuminated Double-Page Frontispiece (from a "Khamsa" of Nizami manuscript)

Made By: Iran

Culture: Iranian
Date: early 16th century
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 5/8 x 14 in. (29.5 x 35.6 cm)
image: 9 1/2 x 4 7/8 in. (24.1 x 12.4 cm)
image1: 9 1/16 x 5 in. (23 x 12.7 cm)
Classification: EASTERN
Credit Line: Bequest of Mrs. Horace W. Frost
Object number: 91.15.54
Inscribed: in black ink: [calligraphic text]; verso in black ink: [calligraphic text]
Terms
  • calligraphy
Not on view
Exhibitions:Object Lab Spring 2019