Collection of Hamid Kooros © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
TL41541.7
Title
Large Book Cover with Enthronement Scenes of Fath ʿAli Shah and Muhammad Shah
Classification
Books
Work Type
book cover
Date
1830s-40s
Period
Qajar period
Culture
Persian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor, gold-colored pigments, and lacquer over brass layer on pasteboard
Dimensions
overall: 40.5 × 58 cm (15 15/16 × 22 13/16 in.)
each: 40.5 × 29.5 cm (15 15/16 × 11 5/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Kooros Family Collection
Object Number
TL41541.7
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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