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Folio from a Guy u chawgan (The ball and the polo-mallet) by Arifi (d. 1449): The dervish and the shah on the polo field: A scene in a polo field

Folio from a Guy u chawgan (The ball and the polo-mallet) by Arifi (d. 1449): The dervish and the shah on the polo field: A scene in a polo field
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Calligrapher
Shah Mahmud Nishapuri
Date
late 16th century
Period
Safavid period
Type
Manuscript
Medium
Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 19.5 x 12.2 cm (7 11/16 x 4 13/16 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Accession Number
F1935.20
Previous custodian or owner
Hagop Kevorkian (1872-1962)
Provenance
To 1935
Hagop Kevorkian (1872-1962), New York. [1]
From 1935
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Hagop Kevorkian, New York. [2]
Notes:
[1] Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.
[2] See note 1.
Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Related Online Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
Iran or Turkey