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A Stallion

Painting by Habiballah of Sava
(active ca. 1590–1610)

Object Name: Illustrated album leaf
Date: ca. 1601–6
Geography: present-day Afghanistan, Herat
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Page: W. 11 7/8 x H. 8 in. (30.1 x 20.3 cm); Painting: H. 7 3/4 x W. 5 in. (19.7 x 12.7 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Purchase, Louis E. and Theresa S. Seley Purchase Fund for Islamic Art, The Edward Joseph Gallagher III Memorial Collection, Edward J. Gallagher Jr. Bequest, and Richard S. Perkins and Margaret Mushekian Gifts, 1992
Accession Number: 1992.51

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