[Portrait of Riz̤ā ʻAbbāsī].

Author
Format
Visual material
Language
Persian
Published/​Created
[Iran], [1673 or 4]
Description
1 painting on paper : gouache and gold ; image 18.7 x 10.3 cm

Details

Subject(s)
Library of Congress genre(s)
Getty AAT genre
Summary note
Portrait of the famous Persian miniaturist Riz̤ā ʻAbbāsī by his student Muʻīn Muṣavvir. The subject wears spectacles and is holding a picture of a European which he is painting, with the implements of his craft spread around him (description by Moghadam).
Notes
  • Image + illuminated frame: 32.4 x 21.3 cm.
  • Mounted: 51.4 x 41.3 cm.
  • Gouache and gold on paper; portrait is framed in illuminated borders; mounted on cardboard. Entire piece framed in modern black frame with ivory matting and glass.
  • Dated Ramaḍān 1084 H [December 1673 or January 1674].
Language note
Persian.
Source acquisition
Gift; Robert Garrett (Princeton Class of 1897), 1942.
References
Moghadam, M. E. et al. Garrett collection, no. 200
Other format(s)
Also available in an electronic version.
OCLC
773928377
Statement on language in description
Princeton University Library aims to describe library materials in a manner that is respectful to the individuals and communities who create, use, and are represented in the collections we manage. Read more...
Other views
Staff view

Supplementary Information