Collection ID: 0032 | Metadata type: TEI
MS Or 152b Painted manuscript leaves.
TitlePainted manuscript leaves.
Other related names
- Smith, David Eugene, 1860-1944, former owner
Call numberMS Or 152b
(New York, NY. 10027, Columbia University., Rare Book and Manuscript Library)
Items are undated, but likely created in the late 19th or early 20th century.
- between 1850 and 1950?
Two manuscript leaves which have been pasted onto card and painted on the reverse, likely for sale as miniatures to tourists.
- Manuscript leaves.
- Title supplied by cataloger.
- Decoration : Two simple paintings in opaque watercolor. Each painting is of a person in pink garb on a green, hilly background with blue sky. One person is bald, standing, wearing sandals, a green cloak and a rope belt with two objects hanging from it holding a staff. The other is wearing a brown cloak and shoes and a white turban with a feather in it, holding a finger bowl and is seated next to a flask.
- Two unrelated manuscripts previously housed with this item have been separately cataloged as MS Or 152a and MS Or 152c.
Extent2 leaves : 218 x 140 (62 x 88) mm
FoliationModern foliation added, beginning with 10 (f. 10-11).
SupportPaper reinforced by card
- Presumed to be a gift of David Eugene Smith, 1931-1934.
- Persian poetry
- Manuscripts, Persian
- Miniatures (paintings)
- Detached leaves
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- fol. 10r — [Painted manuscript leaves].
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Section: [Painted manuscript leaves].
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