Collection of Saeed Kouros © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
TL41540.8
Title
Large Book Covers with Entertainment Scenes on a Terrace
Classification
Artists' Tools
Work Type
pen box
Date
1820s-40s
Period
Qajar period
Culture
Persian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor, gold-colored pigments, and lacquer over brass layer on pasteboard
Dimensions
44.9 × 30.5 × 0.9 cm (17 11/16 × 12 × 3/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Kooros Family Collection
Object Number
TL41540.8
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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