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Majnûn, seated alone in the wilderness, gazes pensively into the heavens, fol. 82

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Title
Majnûn, seated alone in the wilderness, gazes pensively into the heavens, fol. 82
Names
Hātifī, -1520 or 1521 (Author)
Aḥmad Shāh Durrānī, Amir of Afghanistan, approximately 1723-1772 (Sponsor)
Collection

Laylâ va Majnûn

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 21 Rabi' II 1186 [23 July 1772]
Place: Northwestern India?
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Indo-Pers. ms. 7
Genres
Manuscripts
Miniatures (Illuminations)
Notes
Citation/reference: Schmiitz, III.20
Physical Description
Extent: 9.5 x 5.7 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
Persian
Identifiers
Photo Order: 62962
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3c1c2480-c6e0-012f-b3de-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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  • 2021: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Majnûn, seated alone in the wilderness, gazes pensively into the heavens