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Miniature from an MS. (probably Tabriz): Marlay 40-pl.3

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Object information

Titles

Miniature from an MS. (probably Tabriz)

Maker(s)

Unknown (Miniaturist)

Measurements and weight

Height: 119 mm
Width: 153 mm

Relative size of this object

15.3 m11.9 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1540

School or Style

Persian

Materials used in production

Bodycolour
White bodycolour
Ink
Gold

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Bodycolour, including white, pen and ink with gold on paper, laid down

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Identification numbers

Accession number: Marlay 40-pl.3
Primary reference Number: 34749
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Miniature from an MS. (probably Tabriz)" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/34749 Accessed: 2022-05-26 16:29:44

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