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- Previous Owner(s)
Henri Vever 1854 - 1942
Francois Mautin French, born 1907
Detached folio from a dispersed copy of a Rawdat al-safa fi sirat al-anbiya' wa-al -muluk wa-al-khulafa (Garden of purity on the lives of the prophets, kings, and caliphs) by Muhammad b. Khwandshah (known as Mirkhwand); text: Persian in black nasta'liq script; recto: flyleaf, inscription, illegible seal; verso: right-hand half of a double-page frontispiece separate from facing folio (s1986.235); one of a group of twenty folios.
Flyleaf, Book of Rawdat al-safa large size paper..; covered and registered...margined, illuminated, and illustrated; with a leather cover...belonging to the royal lord on the date of holy Ramadan [A.H.] 1111 [A.D. February 1700] the chapters were; collated.
- Published References
- 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. 212, p. 193.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
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