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Asian Art

Dervish seated in a mountainous landscape

18th century

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

without mounting: 4 9/16 × 2 3/16 in. (11.6 × 5.5 cm) with mounting: 11 1/8 × 7 5/16 in. (28.3 × 18.6 cm) framed: 19 1/4 × 14 1/4 in. (48.9 × 36.2 cm)
The Vera M. and John D. MacDonald, B.A. 1927, Collection, Gift of Mrs. John D. MacDonald
2001.138.11
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Iranian, Islamic
Period: 
Safavid dynasty (1501–1736)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Collection Sevadjian, Paris, Sale March 1961; Vera M. and John D. MacDonald, Boston, Mass. to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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