folio 52, recto © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1960.161.52
Title
Folio 52 from an Album of Drawings and Paintings: King on horseback embraced by angel (recto); Bust portrait of a young woman, probably Pourandokht, with tiara and headscarves (verso)
Classification
Albums
Work Type
album folio
Date
19th century
Culture
Persian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor, black chalk and blue colored pencil on off-white wove paper; pricked (recto); Watercolor, silver and gold over graphite on off-white modern laid paper (verso)
Dimensions
Folio: 32.5 x 22 cm
Recto: sheet: 22.5 x 13.5 cm
Verso: sheet: 10 x 8.8 cm
Inscriptions and Marks
  • (not assigned): Verso: watermark: crown and letters ON (partial)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Alpheus Hyatt Purchasing Fund
Accession Year
1960
Object Number
1960.161.52
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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