Possibly Georges Demotte (1877-1923), Paris, France. 
Henri Vever (1854-1942), Paris and Noyers, France. 
From 1942 to 1986
Family member, Paris and Boulogne, France, by inheritance from Henri Vever, Paris and Noyers, France. 
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, purchased from a family member, Paris and Boulogne, France. 
 The original folder sheet states that this folio may have belonged to Georges Demotte. The provenance note states: “Demotte (?)”. See object file, Collections Management Office. Also, on the back of the frame “Demotte” is written in large blue script was crossed out; and “Vever” was written below (also in blue). See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.
 See the Agreement for the Purchase and Sale of the Henri Vever Collection of January 9, 1986, Collections Management Office.
 See note 2.
 See note 2.
- Previous Owner(s)
Henri Vever 1854 - 1942
Georges Demotte 1877 - 1923
Francois Mautin French, born 1907
Detached manuscript folio, left-hand half of a double page composition; facing folio is in the collection of the Aga Khan Museum in Toronto (acc. number: AKM00218); recto: painting: Prince and princess seated in a landscape; verso: obliterated stamp.
On reverse: Obliterated inscription in Persian giving the title of Fath Ali Shah Qajar and the date 1819-20 (1235 A.H.)
- Published References
- "Le goût de l'Orient : Georges Marteau collectionneur." The taste of the East: Georges Marteau collector. Exh. cat. Paris, France. p. 107, cat. 76.
- Glenn D. Lowry, Milo Cleveland Beach, Elisabeth West FitzHugh, Susan Nemanzee, Janet Snyder. An Annotated and Illustrated Checklist of the Vever Collection. Washington and Seattle. cat. 418, pp. 346-347.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum