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Identification and Creation
Object Number
11.2015.4
Title
Text folio with illuminated margin and illuminated sarlawh (text recto, sarlawh verso of folio 4) from a manuscript of prayer
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Illustrated Manuscript of Prayers
Classification
Manuscripts
Work Type
manuscript folio
Date
1851
Places
Creation Place: Middle East, Turkey
Period
Ottoman period
Culture
Ottoman
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/367146
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ink, colors, and gold on paper
Provenance
Ezzat-Malek Soudavar, Geneva, Switzerland (by 2014), by descent; to her son Abolala Soudavar, Houston, Texas (2014), loan; to Harvard Art Museums, 2015.

Note:
Ezzat-Malek Soudavar (1913-2014) formed this collection over a period of sixty years. She purchased the works of art on the international art market.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Loan from A. Soudavar in memory of his mother Ezzat-Malek Soudavar
Object Number
11.2015.4
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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