Bound Manuscript of the Khamsa of Nizami
Arts of the Islamic World
Ink, opaque watercolor, pasteboard, leather, gold on paper
late 16th century
8 1/4 x 13 3/8 in. (21 x 34 cm)
End Colophon for Sikander Namah:
My son Muhammad BaQ'er - What I had suggested (recommended) to you, Let it be forgotten. Today there are no listeners to such things, wrote I (?).
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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic B. Pratt
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