folio 57, recto Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1960.161.57
Title
Folio 57 from an Album of Drawings and Paintings: Muhammad Shah Qajar, seated on a chair (recto); Crown imperial (fritillaria imperialis) (verso)
Classification
Albums
Work Type
album folio
Date
19th century
Culture
Persian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/98446
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor and gold over graphite on beige wove paper (recto); Watercolor, silver and black ink on beige wove paper (verso)
Dimensions
Folio: 32.5 x 22 cm
Recto: sheet: 17.7 x 11.4 cm
Verso: sheet: 14.5 x 8.9 cm
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Alpheus Hyatt Purchasing Fund
Accession Year
1960
Object Number
1960.161.57
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

David Roxburgh, ed., An Album of Artists' Drawings from Qajar Iran, Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2017), pp. 17-18, 20, 23, 72, 74-76, 115; folios 57a-b

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