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Layla Visiting Majnun in the Desert, page from a copy of the Khamsa of Nizami

A work made of ink and color on paper.
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  • A work made of ink and color on paper.

Date:

Safavid dynasty (1501–1722), 16th century

Artist:

Iran

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Culture

Islamic

Title

Layla Visiting Majnun in the Desert, page from a copy of the Khamsa of Nizami

Origin

Iran

Date

1501–1600

Medium

Ink and color on paper

Dimensions

13.8 × 6.5 cm (5 1/2 × 2 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

Ann McNear Collection

Reference Number

1998.216

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