Mirza Muhammad Khan Qajar

Artist: Abbas Quli Karami (19th century)
Sitter: Mirza Muhammad Khan Qajar (died 1868)
Historical period(s)
Qajar period, 1855-1856
Opaque watercolor and ink on paper
H x W: 43.2 x 30.5 cm (17 x 12 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Album, Painting

Album leaf

Iran, Qajar period (1779 - 1925), WWII-era provenance

Public auction, 1978 [1]

Private collection, Switzerland [2]

To 1999
Terence McInerney Fine Arts Ltd., New York, NY, to 1999

From 1999
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, purchased from Terence McInerney Fine Arts Ltd. in 1999


[1] According to Provenance Remark 1, Massumeh Farhad, March 1, 1999, in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Terence McInerney Fine Arts Ltd.

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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