Man holding staff

Historical period(s)
Safavid period, 1641
Medium
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (drawing): 10.9 × 7.4 cm (4 5/16 × 2 15/16 in)
Geography
Iran, Isfahan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1953.39
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Drawing
Type

Album leaf with drawing

Keywords
Iran, man, Safavid period (1501 - 1722), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Friedrich Paul Theodor Sarre, Eugen Mittwoch. Zeichnungen von Riza Abbasi. Munich. .
  • Friedrich Paul Theodor Sarre, Mme. Maria Louise Sarre. Katalog der Austellung im Stadelschen Kunstinstitut. Frankfurt am Main. cat. 314.
  • Great Drawings of All Time. 4 vols., New York. pl. 873.
  • , Massumeh Farhad, J.M. Rogers, Marianna Shreve Simpson. Persian Masters: Five Centures of Paintings. Bombay. .
  • Catalogue of the International Exhibition of Persian Art. Exh. cat. London. .
  • Ernst Kuhnel. Miniaturmalerei im Islamischen Orient. Die Kunst des Ostens Berlin. pl. 84.
  • Richard Ettinghausen, Ernst Kuhnel. A Survey of Persian Art from Prehistoric Times to the Present. 6 vols., London and New York, 1938 - 1939. vols. 3, 5: pp. 1884, 1885, pl. 924.
  • Ernst Kuhnel. Eine Austellung Islamischer Buchkunst im Berliner Kunstgewerbe Museum. vol. 8, 1909-1910. vol. 8: pp. 322, 325.
  • Josef von Karabacek. Zur Orientalischen Altertumskunde. Akademie der Wissenschaften.; Philosophisch-Historische Klasse; Sitzungsberichte 7 vols., Wien, 1907-1917. .
  • Ulrich Thieme, Felix Becker. Kunstlerlexikon. 37 vols., Leipzig, 1907-1950. vol. 27.
  • The Encyclopedia of World Art. 17 vols., New York, 1959-1968. vol. 12, pl. 12.
  • Sheila R. Canby, Azimuth Editions. The Rebellious Reformer: The Drawings and Paintings of Riza-yi Abbas of Isfahan. London. .
  • Sheila R. Canby. The Life and Work of the Painter Riza., microfilm. Cambridge, Massachusetts. .
  • Ernst Kuhnel. Ausstellung Islamischer Buchkunst. vol. 31 Berlin. cat. 154.
  • Laura Schnieder. Landscape in Islamic Art. vol. 7, no. 3, March 1967. pp. 9-16, fig. 2.
  • Isa Behnam. Dar bare-ye Riza-ye 'Abbasi. vol. 1, no. 3, Spring 1957. pp. 17-22.
  • Friedrich Paul Theodor Sarre. Riza Abbasi ein persischer Miniaturmaler. vol. 9 Berlin. pp. 45-53.
  • Philipp Walter Schulz. Die Wahrheit uber Riza Abbasi, den Maler. vol. 28. pp. 73-82.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. The Brush of the Masters: Drawings from Iran and India. Exh. cat. Washington, 1978. cat. 40, p. 76.
  • Norah M. Titley. Persian Miniature Painting and its Influence on the Art of Turkey and India: The British Library Collections. London. p. 115.
  • Eric Schroeder. Persian Miniatures in the Fogg Museum of Art. Cambridge, Massachusetts. pp. 116-134.
  • J.M. Rogers. Islamic Art and Design, 1500-1700. Exh. cat. London. p. 121, fig. 16.
  • Laurence Binyon, J.V.S. Wilkinson, Basil Gray. Persian Miniature Painting: A Descriptive Catalogue of the Miniatures Exhibited at Burlington House, January-March 1931. Exh. cat. Oxford, January - March 1931. pp. 156-158.
  • Ernst Kuhnel. Han 'Alan und die diplomatischen Beziehungen zwischen Gahangir und Schah' Abbas. vol. 96 Leipzig. pp. 171-186, figs. 1, 7.
  • Friedrich Paul Theodor Sarre. Persisch-Islamische Kunst. vol. 2, Berlin. pp. 176-179.
  • Friedrich Paul Theodor Sarre, Eugen Mittwoch. Zu Josef von Karabacek's "Riza-i Abbasi". vol. 2. pp. 196-203.
  • Milo Cleveland Beach. The Imperial Image: Paintings for the Mughal Court. Exh. cat. Washington, 1981. p. 198.
  • A.M. Kevorkian. Les Jardins du Desir: Sept Siecles de Peinture Persane. Paris. pp. 256-257.
  • F. Taeschner. Darstellungen aus "Leila und Maschnun" unter den Zeichnungen Riza Abbasis. vol. 11. pp. 266-267.
  • Fereshteh Daftari. The Influence of "Persian Art" on Gauguin, Matisse, and Kandinsky. Ann Arbor. p. 275.
  • Abolala Soudavar, Milo Cleveland Beach. Art of the Persian Court: Selections from the Art and History Trust Collection. New York. p. 299.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
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