Illustrated Folio from a Manuscript of Persian Poetry showing a Ruler on Horseback Witnessing a Birth Scene
Arts of the Islamic World
Ink, opaque watercolors, and gold on paper
Sheet: 10 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.
Image: 6 3/4 x 3 1/2 in. (show scale)
11 couplets of Persian nastaliq poetry crown the composition alluding to the birth scene.
Gift of Stanley J. Love
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Illustrated Folio from a Manuscript of Persian Poetry showing a Ruler on Horseback Witnessing a Birth Scene, 1530-1540. Ink, opaque watercolors, and gold on paper, Sheet: 10 3/4 x 7 1/2 in. Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Stanley J. Love, 1991.28.1 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1991.28.1_IMLS_PS3.jpg)
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