Youth kneeling and holding out a wine-cup

Historical period(s)
Safavid period, early 17th century
School
Isfahan School
Medium
Ink and color wash on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 14 x 9.2 cm (5 1/2 x 3 5/8 in)
Geography
Iran, Isfahan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1928.10
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Drawing
Type

Album leaf with drawing

Keywords
Iran, Safavid period (1501 - 1722)
Provenance

To 1928
Hagop Kevorkian (1872-1962), New York to 1928 [1]

From 1928
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Hagop Kevorkian, New York in 1928 [2]

Notes:

[1] Object file, undated folder sheet note. See also Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Hagop Kevorkian 1872-1962

Published References
  • Joseph Allen Boone. The Homoerotics of Orientalism. New York. .
  • Great Drawings of All Time. 4 vols., New York. pl. 875.
  • Antonio Garcia Jaen. Arte y Artistas Musulmanes. Madrid. pl. 130.
  • Ruth Warner. Persian Delight. vol. 9, no. 1 New York, January 1958. p. 23.
  • Hazrat Inayat Khan. The Spirit of Agitation and the Spirit of Brotherhood: Our Urgent Need for Harmony
    . vol. 29, no. 4 Mt. Kisco, N.Y., Winter 2004. p. 49.
  • A.M. Kevorkian. Les Jardins du Desir: Sept Siecles de Peinture Persane. Paris. p. 52.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. The Brush of the Masters: Drawings from Iran and India. Exh. cat. Washington, 1978. cat. 19, pp. 54-55.
  • Jose Pijoan. Arte Islamico. vol. 12, Summa artis, historia general del arte, 1st ed. Madrid. p. 377, fig. 528.
  • Sheila R. Canby. The Life and Work of the Painter Riza., microfilm. Cambridge, Massachusetts. cat. 27, pp. 418-421.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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