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Eight female bathers by the water's edge: 904A

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Eight female bathers by the water's edge
Persian calligraphy


Miniaturist: Unknown


Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1917-11) by Murray, Charles Fairfax

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Materials used in production

White bodycolour

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Verso Height 118 mm Width 63 mm
Recto Height 166 mm Width 114 mm

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Quotation from the Gulistaun in Persian / 102
  • Location: Mount, verso, below calligraphy
  • Method of creation: Black ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 904A
Primary reference Number: 35051
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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