Saint Shams-i Tabriz
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
sheet: 19 3/4 x 11 3/4 in. (50.2 x 29.8 cm)
image: 8 3/8 x 5 11/16 in. (21.3 x 14.4 cm)
Inscriptions: In gold in Persian at top of page(?): "Shams Tabrizi, Holy and Pure"; in black ink, two lines at the top left: "The deceased Saint Shams Tabrizi, pleaser of God, chosen of God and who endeavors to please Him. In his death God is with him and holy of God, pure of mind."
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Gift of James S. Hays
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