folio 54, recto © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1960.161.54
Title
Folio 54 from an Album of Drawings and Paintings: Drawing of a hyacinth, framed by a colored paper border (recto); Layla visiting Majnun among the wild animals, framed by colored paper borders (verso)
Classification
Albums
Work Type
album folio
Date
19th century
Culture
Persian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink and gold ruling lines on off-white wove paper (recto); Note: drawing mounted overall with colored paper borders (recto); Graphite on off-white wove paper; pricked (verso)
Dimensions
Folio: 32.5 x 22 cm
Recto: sheet: 12.5 x 6.7 cm; yellow border: 17.5 x 11.3 cm
Verso: interior sheet: 8.5 x 4.7 cm; white mounting inside: 13.2 x 9.3 cm; red border: 15.7 x 12.2 cm
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Alpheus Hyatt Purchasing Fund
Accession Year
1960
Object Number
1960.161.54
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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