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Taq-i Bustan (Iran): Sassanid Rock Reliefs, Large Vault with Investiture Relief of Khusro II: View of Relief Depicting Blossoming Plant in the Shape of a Tree, from the Left Pilaster Flanking the Opening Facade graphic

Taq-i Bustan (Iran): Sassanid Rock Reliefs, Large Vault with Investiture Relief of Khusro II: View of Relief Depicting Blossoming Plant in the Shape of a Tree, from the Left Pilaster Flanking the Opening Facade [graphic]
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Creator
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948
Subject
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948
Date
1913-1923
Type
Glass negatives
Physical Description
1 glass negative : b&w ; 18 cm. x 13 cm
Restrictions & Rights
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Local number
FSA A.6 04.GN.1843
Notes
Ernst Herzfeld first visited the site of Taq-i Bustan (Iran) in early August 1913 while on an expedition from Samarra (Iraq) to Asadabad (Hamadan, Iran). The drawing may be related primarly to this expedition as well as to additional visits to Taq-i Bustan (Iran) carried out by Ernst Herzfeld in 1917 and 1923 (end of June).
Finding aid available in the Archives Department and on Internet http://www.asia.si.edu/archives/finding_aids/herzfeld.html#series4
Organization
- Glass Negatives, chronogically numbered from 1 to 5,075, originally stored in 80 wooden boxes of approximately 50 photographs each, are housed in document boxes and stored on shelves
Summary
Handwritten notes accompanying related print in photo file 8, vol. 1 reads, "Ṭāq i Bustān, left pillar."
Additional information from Finding Aid reads, "Subseries 4.8: Photo File 8 (2 vols.), "Sasanian Monuments," Subseries 4.8.1: vol. 1; Image No. 198 (Negative Number: 1843). Taq-i Bustan, large grotto. Left pillar, floral panel."
Cite as
The Ernst Herzfeld papers. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C
Repository Loc.
Shelves 31.b.1
Smithsonian Institution, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, 1050 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20013-7012
Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
See more items in
Ernst Herzfeld Papers 1899-1962
Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 4: Photographic Files 1903-1947
Place
Iran, Kermanshah, Taq-i Bustan
Asia
Iran
Tāq-e Bostān Site (Iran)
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