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Deutsch: Koran, Szene: Ornament
English: Illuminated frontispice of a Quran
Français : Frontispice enluminé d'un Coran
Date AH 391 / 1001 AD
Medium ink and painting on paper
Dimensions 13.4 × 9.1 cm (5.3 × 3.6 in)
Chester Beatty Library
Accession number 1431, fol. 285 r.
Object history place made: Baghdad
Deutsch: Buchmalerei
References D.S. Rice, The Unique al-Bawwâb manuscript in the Chester Beaaty Library, Dublin, Ermeri Waler, LTD, 1955 ; Richard Ettinghausen, Arab Painting, Geneva, Skira, 1977
Source/Photographer The Yorck Project: 10.000 Meisterwerke der Malerei. DVD-ROM, 2002. ISBN 3936122202. Distributed by DIRECTMEDIA Publishing GmbH.
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