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  • Collection of Poems (Divan) · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    in black Nasta liq script the codex opens with a double page illuminated frontispiece that precedes a preface dibachah fols 1b 2a An illuminated headpiece fol 7b inscribed fa Llah khayr hafizan or God is the best protector Surat Yusuf 12 64 introduces the initial verses of the Divan There is an illuminated tailpiece inscribed with the work s final verses and a colophon with prayers for the prophet Muhammad and his family The illumination of this manuscript exemplifies the Safavid style of the 10th century AH AD 16th The binding is not contemporary with the manuscript Provenance Henry Walters Baltimore date and mode of acquisition unknown Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters Download PDF Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creator Hafiz Persian flourished 8th century AH AD 14th century Author Period 10th century AH AD 16th century Safavid Medium ink and pigments on laid paper covered with black leather Manuscripts Rare Books Accession Number W 634 Measurements Folio H 9 1 4 x W 5 11 16 in 23 5 x 14 5 cm Geographies Iran

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/23579/collection-of-poems-divan-5/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Collection of Poems (Divan) · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Explore Object Creative Commons License Collection of Poems Divan Description Provenance Credit Description Walters manuscript W 636 is an illustrated and illuminated copy of the collection of poems divan by Shams al Din Muhammad Hafiz al Shirazi active 8th century AH AD 14th produced in India possibly Kashmir According to the colophon on fol 231b the text was completed by Mulla Muhammad Qasim Hamadani on the 1st Shawwal 1210 AH AD 1796 The codex opens with a double page illuminated frontispiece fols 2b 3a and is decorated throughout with square and rectangular panels as well as horizontal bands with floral decoration marking the end of odes quatrains or series of verses There are 48 illustrations The lacquer binding with central floral design is contemporary with the manuscript Provenance Henry Walters Baltimore date and mode of acquisition unknown Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters Download PDF Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creators Hafiz Persian flourished 8th century AH AD 14th century Author Mulla Muhammad Qasim Hamadani Scribe Period 1210 AH AD 1796 Fatimid Medium ink and pigments on

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/28496/collection-of-poems-divan/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Collection of Poems (Divan) · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Collection of Poems Divan Description Provenance Credit Description Walters manuscript W 635 is an illuminated and illustrated Collection of poems divan by Shams al Din Muhammad Hafiz al Shirazi active 8th century AH AD 14th which was produced in India According to the colophon the manuscript was completed on the 19th Rajab 1202 AH AD 1788 It opens with a double page illuminated incipit fols 1b 2a with headpiece that introduces the preface dibachah fols 1b 4b followed by another double page illuminated incipit with headpiece opening the main text of the Divan fols 5b 6a The codex is decorated throughout with square and rectangular panels as well as horizontal bands with floral decoration marking the end of odes quatrains or series of verses There are 49 illustrations The brown leather binding with medallion and pendants is contemporary with the manuscript Provenance Henry Walters Baltimore date and mode of acquisition unknown Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters Download PDF Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creator Hafiz Persian flourished 8th century AH AD 14th century Author Period 1202

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/29644/collection-of-poems-divan-3/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Collection of Poems (masnavi) · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 242B Accession A Woodcutter s Miserable Donkey who Envies the King s Horses Fed with Delicious Grain Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 242A Accession Iyaz Searches for Hidden Treasure Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 239A Accession A Maid Who Used to Sleep with a Donkey Pretends to Feed the Animal Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 230B Accession An Unhappy Deer in the Company of Donkeys Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 224B Accession A Wise Man and a Peacock Plucking Out its Feathers Not to be Attractive to People Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 220B Accession Maidens Bathe a Princess who Inspects Herself in a Mirror Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 214A Accession nizami Tags A Hunting Scene Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 213B Accession Thieves Unhindered by Guards Attack a Caravan While its Occupants Sleep Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 177A Accession A Man Questions a Preacher about the Meaning of the Direction a Rooster Faces While on the Roof Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 172A Accession Incipit Page with Illuminated Headpiece Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 170B Accession A Woman Plays a Stringed Instrument in the Company of Tamed Animals and Birds Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 170A Accession A Shoemaker and the Unfaithful Wife of a Sufi Surprised by her Husband s Unexpected Return Home Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 163B Accession A Scene Depicting Various Activities Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 161A Accession A Court Scene with Music Dance and Wine Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 160B Accession King Solomon Hears the Complaint of an Ant who was Blown off the Wall and Got Wounded Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 156B Accession The Owner of a House and a Thief Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 136A Accession The King of the Elephants Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 135A Accession The Mothers of Students Visit a Sick Teacher Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 122A Accession Misbehaving Students and their Supposedly Sick Teacher Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 121B Accession Townspeople Who have Never Seen an Elephant Examine its Appearance in the Dark Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 117B Accession A Snake Charmer and a Sleeping Dragon on his way to Baghdad Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 114A Accession Hebrew Mothers with their Babies in Front of the Pharaoh who Intends to Kill Them Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 113A Accession A Jackal in the Company of Other Animals and Birds Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 111A Accession A Boastful Jackal Title 1073 AH AD 1663 Period W 626 110A Accession Majnun

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/14438/collection-of-poems-masnavi-3/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Collection of Poems (masnavi) · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Hajji Abi Bakr al Katib Scribe Period 865 AH AD 1461 Medium ink and pigments on buff colored laid paper covered with dark red leather with gold Manuscripts Rare Books Accession Number W 625 Measurements Folio H 9 5 8 x W 6 5 16 in 24 5 x 16 cm Geographies Iran Place of Origin Location Within Museum Not On View Tags Add A New Tag Related Objects Binding from Collection of Poems masnavi Title 13th century AH AD 19th century Period W 625 binding Accession Illuminated Colophon to the Collection of Poems masnavi Title 865 AH AD 1461 Period W 625 311A Accession Incipit with Illuminated Titlepiece Introducing the Sixth Book of the Collection of Poems masnavi Title 865 AH AD 1461 Period W 625 257B Accession Illuminated Preface to the Sixth Book of the Collection of Poems masnavi Title 865 AH AD 1461 Period W 625 257A Accession Illuminated Preface to the Sixth Book of the Collection of Poems masnavi Title 865 AH AD 1461 Period W 625 256B Accession Incipit with Illuminated Titlepiece Introducing the Fifth Book of the Collection of Poems masnavi Title 865 AH AD 1461 Period W 625 204B Accession Illuminated Preface to the Fifth Book of the Collection of Poems masnavi Title 865 AH AD 1461 Period W 625 204A Accession Illuminated Preface to the Fifth Book of the Collection of Poems masnavi Title 865 AH AD 1461 Period W 625 203B Accession Leaf from Collection of Poems masnavi Title 865 AH AD 1461 Period W 625 203A Accession Incipit with Illuminated Titlepeice Introducing the Fourth Book of the Collection of Poems masnavi Title 865 AH AD 1461 Period W 625 156B Accession Incipit with Illuminated Titlepiece Introducing the Third Book of the Collection of Poems masnavi Title 865 AH AD 1461

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/22125/collection-of-poems-masnavi-2/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Collection of Prayers for the Prophet Muhammad · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    brown goatskin binding is decorated with a central lobed medallion and four corner compartments with arabesque designs on a gold ground and decorative frames Exhibitions Poetry and Prayer Islamic Manuscripts from the Walters Art Museum The Walters Art Museum Baltimore 2010 Provenance Leon Gruel Paris date and mode of acquisition unknown book plate no 1155 LG Henry Walters Baltimore date of acquisition unknown by purchase from Leon Gruel Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters Download PDF Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creator Muhammad ibn Sulayman al Jazuli died 877 AH AD 1472 Author Period 11th century AH AD 17th century Ottoman Medium ink and pigments on laid European paper covered with reddish brown goatskin with gold Manuscripts Rare Books Accession Number W 583 Measurements Folio H 7 1 2 x W 4 3 4 in 19 x 12 cm Geographies Turkey Place of Origin Location Within Museum Not On View Tags Add A New Tag Related Objects Illuminated Text Page with the Noble Names Accorded to the Prophet Muhammad Title 11th century AH AD 17th century Ottoman

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/30971/collection-of-prayers-for-the-prophet-muhammad-2/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Colophon · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Credit Description This folio from Walters manuscript W 606 contains 1 of 6 colophons in Arabic with the name of the scribe The colophons are dated to show that the various poems of the Khamsah were not executed consecutively dates as follows 29 Dhu al Hijjah 923 AH fol 32a 7 Rabi I 924 AH fol 113a Safar 924 AH fol 169a 6 Dhu al Hijjah 923 AH fol 234a 19 Muharram 924 AH fol 320a 5 Muharram 924 AH fol 368a Provenance Henry Walters Baltimore date and mode of acquisition unknown Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Inscriptions Transliteration qad faragha min tahrīr hadhā al kitāb al mawsūm bi Iqbāl nānah 1 Iskandarī min musannafāt afdal al shu arā wa 2 afsah al bulaghā wa akmal al hukamā Shaykh Nizāmī 3 alá yad al abd al faqīr Muhammad al mashhūr 4 bi Mūsá al Mudhahhib fī 5 5 Muharram sanat 924 6 m tamma 7 Credit Acquired by Henry Walters Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creators Muhammad Musá al Mudhahhib Scribe Nizami Ganjavi Azerbaijani died 605 AH AD 1209

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/83103/colophon-32/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Commentary on an Abridgment of the Canon of Medicine · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Aqsara i died 779 AH AD 1378 entitled Hall al Mujiz on the abridgment of Avicenna s Canon of medicine al Qanun fi al tibb by Ibn al Nafis died 687 AH AD 1288 Written in 969 AH AD 1561 by Khalil Allah Isfarayini this scholarly codex contains numerous marginal and interlinear glosses and corrections Provenance Muhammad Sadiq date and mode of acquisition unknown ownership statement on fol 1a Muhammad Shafi al Tabib date and mode of acquisition unknown ownership statement and seal on fol 1a Abd Allah Malti al Tabib date and mode of acquisition unknown private seal on fol 1b Abbas Wasim 1 144 AH mode of acquisition unknown ownership statement and seal dated 1 144 AH on fol 1a Henry Walters Baltimore date and mode of acquisition unknown Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters Download PDF Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creators Jamal al Din Muhammad ibn Muhammad al Aqsara i died 779 AH AD 1378 Author Khalil Allah Isfarayini Scribe Period 969 AH AD 1561 Medium ink and pigments on laid paper covered

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