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Asian Art
Calligrapher: Youssef

Verse From Gulistan by Saadi

1899

ink on Paper

12 1/2 × 8 in. (31.8 × 20.3 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1951.51.57
Geography: 
Iran
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian, Islamic
Period: 
Qajar dynasty (1789–1925)
Classification: 
Calligraphy
Provenance: 

Asia Institute, New York; Mrs. William H. Moore (Ada Small Moore) (1858–1955) New York; gift in 1951 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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