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The brothers appearing before their father for permission to take away Yousuf with them

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  • Miniature. The brothers appearing before their father for permission to take away Yousuf with them. Unknown miniaturist, Rajput School. One of sixty six miniatures illustrating a poem on the story of Yusuf and Zulaykha (Joseph and Potiphar's wife). Watercolour, bodycolour including white, pen and ink with gold, on paper, height 163 mm, width 114 mm, early 19th Century. Production Note: The story, taken from the Koran, was much elaborated by Persian poets, and has been very popular in India.
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