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Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami: Shirin Kisses Khusraw's Hand

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Provenance

By 1960, John Goelet, Cambridge, MA; 1960, gift of Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 11, 1960)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet

Persian, Safavid, 1548

Object Place

Iran

Dimensions

30 x 17.8 cm (11 13/16 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

60.633

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, gold, and ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts