The Sheikh and the Fair Lady

Unknown Persian, Persian

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16th century

Manuscript illumination

Sheet: 10 9/16 × 7 5/8 in. (26.8 × 19.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Memorial Fund

P.X.508

Geography

Place Made: Iran, West Asia, Asia

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Painting

Research Area

Painting

Not on view

Inscriptions

Calligraphy is on the reverse of the manuscript

Course History

WGST 41.4, Transnational Muslim Feminisms, Zahra. Ayubi, Fall 2014

Exhibition History

The Nature of the Empire, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 10-August 18, 1984.

Provenance

Source unknown.

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