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Attar of Nishapur, ‘"The Concourse of the Birds", Folio 11r from a Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds)’, ca. 1600, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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"The Concourse of the Birds", Folio 11r from a Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds), ca. 1600

Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper
10 × 4 1/2 in
25.4 × 11.4 cm
About the work
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York

author: Farid al-Din `Attar (ca. 1142–1220); attributed to Iran, Isfahan; painting: H. 10 in. (25.4 …

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Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Fletcher Fund, 1963), licensed under CC0 1.0 Universal
Attar of Nishapur, ‘"The Concourse of the Birds", Folio 11r from a Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds)’, ca. 1600, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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About the work
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York

author: Farid al-Din `Attar (ca. 1142–1220); attributed to Iran, Isfahan; painting: H. 10 in. (25.4 cm), W. 4 1/2in. (11.4cm); page: H. 13 in. (33 cm), W. 8 3/16 in. (20.8 cm); mat: H. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm), W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm)
http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/451725

Medium
Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
Image rights
The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Fletcher Fund, 1963), licensed under CC0 1.0 Universal

"The Concourse of the Birds", Folio 11r from a Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds), ca. 1600

Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper
10 × 4 1/2 in
25.4 × 11.4 cm