Lamentation over the dead body of Christ

Maker(s)
Artist: Ali Reza Abbasi , after Perugino
Historical period(s)
Safavid period, early 17th century
Medium
Color and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 21 x 15.2 cm (8 1/4 x 6 in)
Geography
Iran, Isfahan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1953.61
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Manuscript folio

Keywords
death, Iran, Jesus Christ, Safavid period (1501 - 1722), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Friedrich Paul Theodor Sarre, Mme. Maria Louise Sarre. Katalog der Austellung im Stadelschen Kunstinstitut. Frankfurt am Main. .
  • Friedrich Paul Theodor Sarre, Eugen Mittwoch. Zeichnungen von Riza Abbasi. Munich. p. 3, fig. 2.
  • Ernst Kuhnel. Islamique Miniaturmalerei. Berlin. p. 61, pl. 82.
  • Friedrich Paul Theodor Sarre. Eine Persische Kopie von Peruginos Beweinung Christi. vol. 17 Berlin. pp. 257-64.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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