Jami-Silsilat Al-Dhahhab

Silsilat al-Dhahhab is the first chapter in Jami’s Haft Awrang (Seven Thrones). It concerns the creation and manifestation of the divine names of God.
Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) in the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); recto: The dervish picks up his beloved's hair from the hammam floor; verso: text  TYPE Manuscript folio MAKER(S) Author: Jami (died 1492) HISTORICAL PERIOD(S) Safavid period, 1556-1565 MEDIUM Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper DIMENSION(S) H x W: 34.2 x 23.2 cm (13 7/16 x 9 1/8 in) GEOGRAPHY Iran

Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) in the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); recto: The dervish picks up his beloved's hair from the hammam floor; verso: text TYPE Manuscript folio MAKER(S) Author: Jami (died 1492) HISTORICAL PERIOD(S) Safavid period, 1556-1565 MEDIUM Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper DIMENSION(S) H x W: 34.2 x 23.2 cm (13 7/16 x 9 1/8 in) GEOGRAPHY Iran

Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) in the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); recto: A father advises his son about love; verso: text  TYPE Manuscript folio MAKER(S) Calligrapher: Malik al-Daylami HISTORICAL PERIOD(S) Safavid period, 1556-1565 MEDIUM Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper DIMENSION(S) H x W: 34.2 x 23.2 cm (13 7/16 x 9 1/8 in) GEOGRAPHY Iran

Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) in the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); recto: A father advises his son about love; verso: text TYPE Manuscript folio MAKER(S) Calligrapher: Malik al-Daylami HISTORICAL PERIOD(S) Safavid period, 1556-1565 MEDIUM Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper DIMENSION(S) H x W: 34.2 x 23.2 cm (13 7/16 x 9 1/8 in) GEOGRAPHY Iran

Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) second daftar from the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); verso: Bandits attack the caravan of Aynie and Ria;  Calligrapher: Malik al-Daylami  Safavid period, 1556-1565 MEDIUM Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper  H x W: 34.2 x 23.2 cm (13 7/16 x 9 1/8 in) GEOGRAPHY Iran

Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) second daftar from the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); verso: Bandits attack the caravan of Aynie and Ria; Calligrapher: Malik al-Daylami Safavid period, 1556-1565 MEDIUM Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper H x W: 34.2 x 23.2 cm (13 7/16 x 9 1/8 in) GEOGRAPHY Iran

Tuhfat al-ahrar (Gift of the free) by Jami (d.1492) A.H. 921/1515-16 A.D. Shaykhzada  Uzbek period  Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper H: 24.3 W: 15.9 cm  Bukhara, Uzbekistan  Purchase--Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler S1986.52.1  Freer-Sackler | The Smithsonian’s Museums of Asian Art

Tuhfat al-ahrar (Gift of the free) by Jami (d.1492) A.H. 921/1515-16 A.D. Shaykhzada Uzbek period Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper H: 24.3 W: 15.9 cm Bukhara, Uzbekistan Purchase--Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler S1986.52.1 Freer-Sackler | The Smithsonian’s Museums of Asian Art

Arts of the Islamic World | Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) by Jami (d. 1492); Imam Zayn al-Abidin visits the Ke'ba | S1986.44.1

Arts of the Islamic World | Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) by Jami (d. 1492); Imam Zayn al-Abidin visits the Ke'ba | S1986.44.1

Click to zoom Folio from the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); recto: The wise old man chides a foolish youth; verso: text

Click to zoom Folio from the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); recto: The wise old man chides a foolish youth; verso: text

Click to zoom Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) in the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); recto: a depraved man commits bestiality and is berated by Satan; verso: text

Click to zoom Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) in the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); recto: a depraved man commits bestiality and is berated by Satan; verso: text

Click to zoom Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) in the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); verso: The simple peasant entreats the salesman not to sell his wonderful donkey; recto: text

Click to zoom Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) in the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); verso: The simple peasant entreats the salesman not to sell his wonderful donkey; recto: text

'ABD AL-RAHMAN JAMI (D. 1492 AD): SILSILAT AL-DHAHAB

'ABD AL-RAHMAN JAMI (D. 1492 AD): SILSILAT AL-DHAHAB

Youth seeking his father's advice on love from the Haft Awrang of Jami, in the story "A Father Advises his Son About Love"

Youth seeking his father's advice on love from the Haft Awrang of Jami, in the story "A Father Advises his Son About Love"

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