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Viper in a Rocky Garden from Manafi' al-Hayawan (On the Usefulness of Animals) of Ibn Bakhtishu'

A work made of opaque watercolor and ink on paper.
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  • A work made of opaque watercolor and ink on paper.

Date:

c. 1300

Artist:

Iran

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Department

Arts of Asia

Culture

Islamic

Title

Viper in a Rocky Garden from Manafi' al-Hayawan (On the Usefulness of Animals) of Ibn Bakhtishu'

Place

Iran (Artist's nationality)

Date

1290–1310

Medium

Opaque watercolor and ink on paper

Inscriptions

The Usefulness of the Rocky's Body Ornament.

Dimensions

24.3 × 18.9 cm (9 9/16 × 7 7/16 in.)

Credit Line

Lucy Maud Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1924.1346

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