Folio from an unidentified text; obverse: Pasha receives Mir Abd-Ali; reverse: text: The famous commander receives Osman Mohammad Qazi with kindness

Historical period(s)
16th-17th century
Medium
Ink, opaque watercolor, gold and silver on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 28 x 19.6 cm (11 x 7 11/16 in)
Geography
Turkey
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1929.75
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Manuscript
Type

Manuscript folio

Keywords
court, history, Ottoman period (1307 - 1922), prince, tent, Turkey
Provenance

To 1929
Kirkor Minassian, New York to 1929 [1]

From 1929
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Kirkor Minassian, New York in 1929 [2]

Notes:

[1] Object file, undated folder sheet note.

[2] See note 1. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Kirkor Minassian 1874-1944

Published References
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Turkish Art of the Ottoman Period. Exh. cat. Washington. cat. 8, p. 16.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Ottoman Art at the Freer Gallery of Art. no. 4 Istanbul, 1970-1971. pp. 188, 193, pl. 3.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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