Album Prefaces and Other Documents on the History of Calligraphers and Painters

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Wheeler McIntosh Thackston
BRILL, 2001 - Art - 103 pages
This volume contains album prefaces in the original Persian version with English translation, miscellaneous documents relating to calligraphers and painters, and specimens of travel literature from the Timurid and Safavid periods.
 

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Contents

Shah Tahmasp Album ſK F 1422 Preface by Shahquli Khalifa Muhrdar l
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Amir Husayn Beg Album TSM H 2151 Preface by Mlik Daylami
18
Preface to an Album by Khwaja Abdullah Marwarid TSM H 2156
22
An Ottoman Album NB Cod Mixt 313 Preface by Cenderecizade Mehmed
30
Preface to a Safavid Album TSM H 2157 Copied by MuhammadMuhsin
35
WaliMuhammad Khan Album TSM H 2137 Preface Copied by MuhammadSalih
38
An Album Made by Kamaluddin Bihzad Preface by Khwandamir
41
Works Cited 99
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Wheeler M. Thackston is Professor of the Practice in Persian and other Near Eastern Languages at Harvard University.