folio 30, recto © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1960.161.30
Title
Folio 30 from an Album of Artists' Drawings from Qajar Iran: Three sheets: Pen box design with perspectival architectural landscape divided by medallions (top), Bahram Gur visiting a princess (center), Pen box design with audience scene divided by medallions (bottom) (recto); Blank page (verso)
Classification
Albums
Work Type
album folio
Date
1830-50
Period
Qajar period
Culture
Persian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Left: red ink on off-white modern laid paper; pricked and rubbed with red chalk; Middle: brown ink on off-white wove paper; Middle verso: brown ink and watercolor, Right: red and blue-black inks on off-white modern laid paper; pricked and rubbed with red chalk (recto)
Dimensions
Folio: 32.5 x 22 cm
Recto: sheet at left: 22.3 x 3 cm; sheet at middle: 10.9 x 8.2 cm; sheet at right: 23.5 x 3 cm
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Alpheus Hyatt Purchasing Fund
Accession Year
1960
Object Number
1960.161.30
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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