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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.275.35
Title
Ibrahim in a Fire (painting, recto; text, verso), folio 35 from a manuscript of the Qisas al-Anbiya (Tales of the Prophets) of Ishaq b. Ibrahim al-Nayshaburi
Classification
Manuscripts
Work Type
manuscript folio
Date
Early 17th century
Places
Creation Place: Middle East, Turkey
Period
Ottoman period
Culture
Ottoman
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/96586
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions
34.8 × 22.1 cm (13 11/16 × 8 11/16 in.)
Provenance
[Sotheby's , London, (by October 1984)], sold: to Edwin Binney, III, San Diego, (1984-1985), gift; to The Fogg Museum of Art.

Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, The Edwin Binney, 3rd Collection of Turkish Art at the Harvard Art Museums
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.275.35
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Marika Sardar, ed., Image? The Power of the Visual, exh. cat., The Aga Khan Museum (Toronto, 2022), pp. 36-37, cat. 5

Exhibition History

Image?, The Aga Khan Museum, 04/09/2022 - 09/04/2022

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