Collection ID: 0032 | Metadata type: TEI

MS Or 146a Leaf from Yūsuf va Zulaykhā

Title

Leaf from Yūsuf va Zulaykhā

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Call number

MS Or 146a
(New York, NY. 10027, Columbia University., Rare Book and Manuscript Library)

Alternate identifiers

Publisher

Columbia University.

Language

Persian

Origin

Date
between 1725 and 1825?
Place
Iran?

Summary

One leaf with a section of Jamī's poem Yūsuf va Zulaykhā. The leaf contains section 7 of the poem, about the Prophet Muḥammad's miʻrāj; couplets 4-17 on the recto, 19-25 on the verso with an illustration of the Prophet between verses 23 and 24.

Notes

Extent

1 leaf : 220 x 140 (145 x 60) mm

Foliation

Unfoliated; catchword on the verso, lower left.

Support

Paper

Layout

  • 14 lines in two columns on the recto and 8 lines in two columns on the verso with an illustration the width of both columns before the last two lines.
  • Decoration

    Polychrome miniature of the Prophet (67 x 55 mm) in red, blue, yellow, green, brown and white (verso).

    Script

  • Written in nasta'liq in black ink; pointed.
  • Subjects topical

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    Images


    Unnumbered recto
    6921_0000.tif (50.7 MB)
    6921_0000_thumb.jpg (4.6 KB)
    6921_0000_web.jpg (238.1 KB)
    Section: [Leaf from Yūsuf va Zulaykhā]
    Decoration: Painting

    Unnumbered verso
    6921_0001.tif (51.0 MB)
    6921_0001_thumb.jpg (4.3 KB)
    6921_0001_web.jpg (226.1 KB)