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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1979.20.1
People
Scribe: Mir ‘Ali al-Husayni, Uzbek (active 1st half of 16th century)
Title
Notes (recto), folio 1 from a Manuscript of the Bustan by Sa`di, Written for Sultan `Abd al-`Aziz (1540-50)
Classification
Manuscripts
Work Type
manuscript folio
Date
1531-1532
Places
Creation Place: Central Asia, Uzbekistan, Bukhara
Period
Shaybanid period
Culture
Uzbek and Mughal
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/216467
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
28.58 x 17.78 cm (11 1/4 x 7 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Philip Hofer in memory of Frances L. Hofer
Accession Year
1979
Object Number
1979.20.1
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Paintings for Princes: The Art of the Book in Islam, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/27/1990 - 03/25/1990

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