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Be Wang, Emperor of China, from a manuscript of Hafiz-i Abru’s Majma’ al-tawarikh

ca. 1425

Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper

sheet: 16 15/16 x 12 3/8 in. (43 x 31.5 cm) image: 13 3/8 x 8 7/8 in. (34 x 22.6 cm) other: 8 9/16 x 8 13/16 in. (21.7 x 22.4 cm)
Gift of Mary Burns Foss
1983.94.12
Culture: 
Persian, Iranian, Islamic
Period: 
Timurid dynasty (ca. 1370–1507)
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Foss # W 1644 AET BTVV

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