Manuscript Of The Divan Of Anvari, Copied For Emperor Akbar (R. 1556-1605)
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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1960.117
Title
Manuscript of the Divan of Anvari, copied for Emperor Akbar (r. 1556-1605)
Classification
Manuscripts
Work Type
manuscript
Date
1588
Places
Creation Place: South Asia, Pakistan, Punjab, Lahore
Period
Mughal period
Culture
Indian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Painting with text; ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of John Goelet, formerly in the collection of Louis J. Cartier
Accession Year
1960
Object Number
1960.117
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

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

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