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Folio from a Divan (collected poems) by Hafiz (d.1390); recto: Prince and Princess listen to musicians; verso: text

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Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Date
19th century
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Medium
Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 24.1 x 14.3 cm (9 1/2 x 5 5/8 in)
Type
Manuscript
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Accession Number
S1986.471
Topic
music
zither
forgery
percussion instrument
Iran
prince
princess
Arts of the Islamic World
Henri Vever collection
WWII-era provenance
Origin
Iran
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum