Keywords: elder

12 objects
S1986.292

Youth and old man

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Detached album folio; top: Qur’anic fragment in black nasta’liq script; center: Youth and an old man signed by Aga Riza; below: dated calligraphic panel by Mir Ali Katib; seal of Shah Abbas. Border: The composition is set in gold and lapis illuminated panel with a poem from Nizami’s Sharafnama, mounted on paperboard with floral motifs.

F1946.12.10

Folio from the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); recto: The wise old man chides a foolish youth; verso: text

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Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) from the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: The wise old man chides a foolish youth, seal impression; verso: text; illuminated headings in red and blue; gold column dividers; four columns, twenty-one lines of text; one of a group of …