Rose and nightingale; single-page painting mounted on album folio. Two pink roses, four rose buds and several smaller flowers below. Gray and yellow spotted nightingale perched on a branch. Inscribed. Album contains 26 portraits and flower studies. Ink and opaque watercolour on paper. Album bound with leather, with gold gilt trim decorating front cover, spine and edges of pages.

An00023096 001 l

Thing

Exhibition
G34 John Addis Gallery
In Series
Portraits of celebrities of the Persian Court
Made Of
paper
Type of Thing
painting, album
School
Qajar School
Subject
bird, flower
Techniques
painted

Place

Made In
Iran

Time

Acquired In
1983
Made
1852, Album compiled, ["1837", "January 30"]
Period/Culture
Qajar dynasty

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