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Birds and Lotus (painting, recto, text, verso), folio 336 from a manuscript of the Divan of Anvari

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Birds and Lotus (painting, recto, text, verso), folio 336 from a manuscript of the Divan of Anvari, 1588
Alternate Title: "Birds and Lotuses"; Folio 336 from a Divan of Anwari, copied for Emperor Akbar (r. 1556-1605)
Series/Book Title: Divan of Anvari
Manuscript Folio
Indian
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16th century
Mughal period
Creation Place: Lahore, Pakistan
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
folio: 13.8 x 7.6 cm (5 7/16 x 3 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of John Goelet, formerly in the collection of Louis J. Cartier
, 1960.117.336
Department of Islamic & Later Indian Art
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Bibliography
Annemarie Schimmel, Terres d'Islam: Aux Sources de l'Orient Musulman, Maisonneuve et Larose (Paris, France, 1994), Pg. 159

Exhibition History
Anvari's Divan: A Pocket Book for Akbar, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 02/07/1984 - 03/28/1984
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