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The Illuminated Border of Animals, double page from a copy of the Gulistan of Sa'di

A work made of opaque watercolor, gold, and ink on paper.
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  • A work made of opaque watercolor, gold, and ink on paper.

Date:

Safavid dynasty (1501–1722), 16th century

Artist:

Iran

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Arts of Asia

Culture

Islamic

Title

The Illuminated Border of Animals, double page from a copy of the Gulistan of Sa'di

Origin

Iran

Date

1501–1600

Medium

Opaque watercolor, gold, and ink on paper

Dimensions

28.9 × 36.8 cm (11 3/8 × 14 1/2 in.); each page width: 18.4 cm (7 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Samuel M. Nickerson Fund

Reference Number

1937.114

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