Collection of Saeed Kouros © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
TL41540.4
People
Circle of Najaf `Ali
Title
Pen Box with Reclining Women and Female Portraits in Medallions
Classification
Artists' Tools
Work Type
pen box
Date
1287 H (1870-71)
Period
Qajar period
Culture
Persian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor, gold-colored pigments, and lacquer on pasteboard
Dimensions
3.9 × 3.9 × 22.7 cm (1 9/16 × 1 9/16 × 8 15/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Kooros Family Collection
Object Number
TL41540.4
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Technologies of the Image: Art in 19th-Century Iran, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 08/26/2017 - 01/07/2018

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