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Calligraphy from the St. Petersburg album

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At A Glance

  • Period

    calligraphy early 17th c.; borders mid-18th c.
  • Geography

    India
  • Material

    Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 37.1 x 23 cm (14 5/8 x 9 1/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1942.18b
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1942.18b

Object Details

  • Calligrapher

    Attributed to Imad al-Hasani (died 1615)
  • Borders

    Attributed to Muhammad Hadi (Iranian, active mid-18th century)
  • Court

    Mughal Court
  • School/Tradition

    Mughal school
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    At the Margins (June 4 to November 30, 1997)
    South and South East Asian Art (May 9, 1993 to February 7, 2000)
  • Origin

    India
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

    Album
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