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The Constellation Leo, folio probably from the Kitab suwar al-kawakib al-thabita (Book of the Images of the Fixed Stars)

A work made of opaque watercolor on paper.
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Date:

Timurid dynasty (ca. 1370–1507), dated c.1500

Artist:

Iran

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Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Islamic

Title

The Constellation Leo, folio probably from the Kitab suwar al-kawakib al-thabita (Book of the Images of the Fixed Stars)

Origin

Iran

Date

1495–1505

Medium

Opaque watercolor on paper

Dimensions

21.3 × 14.3 cm (8 3/8 × 5 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Ann McNear Collection

Reference Number

1998.201

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