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A Dervish dance
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A Dervish dance

Maker(s)
Artist: Mirza Muhammad al-Hasani
Medium:
Ink, color and gold on paper.
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 35.7 x 24 cm (14 1/16 x 9 7/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Isfahan, Iran
Topic:
dance, Safavid period (1501 - 1722), dervish, percussion instrument, Iran, Arts of the Islamic World
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
1613
Period:
Safavid period
Accession Number:
F1907.157
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1907 Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Cairo, Egypt, Paris, France, and New York, NY, to 1907 [1] From 1907 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Dikran G. Kelekian, New York, in 1907 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original List of Persian and Indian Drawings, pg. 108, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See also, F1907.155, Curatorial Remark 10, Debra Diamond, February 3, 2011, in the object record. [2] See note 1. [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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