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Asian Art

Red-vented Bulbul on a Branch

late 19th or 20th century

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

without mounting: 4 1/2 × 5 5/8 in. (11.5 × 14.3 cm)
with mounting: 9 13/16 × 12 1/4 in. (25 × 31.1 cm)
The Vera M. and John D. MacDonald, B.A. 1927, Collection, Gift of Mrs. John D. MacDonald
2001.138.12
Geography: 
Geography Iran
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian, Islamic
Period: 
Qajar dynasty (1789–1925)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Vera M. and John D. MacDonald, Boston, Mass. to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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