folio 6, recto © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1960.161.6
Title
Folio 6 from an Album of Artists' Drawings from Qajar Iran: Virgin and child with elderly men and attendants (recto); Amorous couple with attendants, baby, rabbits, and birds (verso)
Classification
Albums
Work Type
album folio
Date
1750-1850
Period
Qajar period
Culture
Persian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black counterproof with touches of black ink on off-white wove paper (recto); Red ink, watercolor and graphite on off-white modern laid paper; pricked and rubbed with red chalk (verso)
Dimensions
Folio: 32.5 x 22 cm
Recto: sheet: 20.3 x 12.2 cm
Verso: sheet: 19.2 x 10 cm
Inscriptions and Marks
  • watermark: Verso: watermark: letters LB (TB?) (partial)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Alpheus Hyatt Purchasing Fund
Accession Year
1960
Object Number
1960.161.6
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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