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Miniature (considerably damaged) from a manuscript of Nizami: 3440

An image of Miniature (painting)

Object information


Miniature (considerably damaged) from a manuscript of Nizami


Unknown (Miniaturist)

Measurements and weight

Height: 273 mm
Width: 178 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Brangwyn, Frank


Production date: circa CE 1675


B. Gray, August, 1949: Persian, late 17th Century.

School or Style


Materials used in production

White bodycolour

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Bodycolour including white, with pen and ink and gold on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3440
Primary reference Number: 33541
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 29 October 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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