Text (Recto And Verso), Folio 76R From A Divan (Collected Works) Of Hafiz, Right-Hand Side Of A Bifolo.
recto © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1999.300.1
Title
Text (recto and verso), folio 76r from a Divan (collected works) of Hafiz, right-hand side of a bifolo.
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Divan of Hafiz
Classification
Manuscripts
Work Type
text with illumination
Date
c.1530
Places
Creation Place: Middle East, Iran, Tabriz
Period
Safavid period
Culture
Persian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ink, color and gold on paper
Dimensions
folio: 28.9 x 18 cm (11 3/8 x 7 1/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: `amal-i Shaykh Zada (done by Shaykh Zada)
Provenance
Stuart Cary Welch, Jr., Contootook, NH, (by 1999), gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1999.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Stuart Cary Welch, Jr.
Accession Year
1999
Object Number
1999.300.1
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
Publication History

Stuart Cary Welch, Wonders of the Age: Masterpieces of Early Safavid Painting, 1501-1576, exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1979)

A Decade of Collecting: Recent Acquisitions by the Harvard University Art Museums, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, Spring 2000), pp. 31-32

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