Pen case with European women

Historical period(s)
Qajar period, ca. 1875-1900
Medium
Watercolor, gold-colored pigments, and lacquer on pasteboard
Dimensions
H x W x D: 4.1 × 4.1 × 23.6 cm (1 5/8 × 1 5/8 × 9 5/16 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of A. Soudavar in memory of his mother Ezzat-Malek Soudavar
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2014.17.75a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Lacquer
Type

Pen case

Keywords
calligraphy, Ezzat-Malek Soudavar collection, Iran, Qajar period (1779 - 1925)
Provenance
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Massumeh Farhad, Mary McWilliams, Simon Rettig. A Collector's Passion: Ezzat-Malek Soudavar and Persian Lacquer. Washington and Cambridge, Massachusetts. 166, 154.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
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