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W.682, Single leaf of a youth with a falcon


This Safavid drawing depicts a kneeling young man with a falcon. It dates to the late tenth century AH / sixteenth CE or early eleventh century AH / seventeenth CE and was likely produced in Qazvin or Isfahan. Gilt and blue pigment are used to highlight the figure's clothing. Polychrome floral decoration in a decorative arch fills the upper portion of the composition.

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    1. fol. W.682a

      W.682, fol. W.682a
    2. fol. W.682b

      W.682, fol. W.682b

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