folio 2, verso © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1960.161.2
Title
Folio 2 from an Album of Artists' Drawings from Qajar Iran: Blank page (recto); Birds, flowers, and butterflies (verso)
Classification
Albums
Work Type
album folio
Date
1775-1850
Period
Qajar period
Culture
Persian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black ink on off-white modern laid paper; pricked (verso)
Dimensions
Folio: 32.5 x 22 cm
Verso: sheet: 19.5 x 12 cm
Inscriptions and Marks
  • watermark: Verso: watermark: eagle in shield (partial)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Alpheus Hyatt Purchasing Fund
Accession Year
1960
Object Number
1960.161.2
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

David Roxburgh, ed., An Album of Artists' Drawings from Qajar Iran, Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2017)

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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