treasures-and-beauty: “ This frontpiece is from an illuminated copy of the Qur’an AH / 1323 CE - Walters Ms. by Mubārakshāh ibn Quṭb, honored with the epithet zarrīn qalam (golden pen). Mubārakshāh ibn Quṭb was one of the six pupils of.
Islamic Patterns, Arabesque, Illuminati, Persian, Miniature, Persian Cats
Fig: 107 - Right-hand page from copy of the Koran Copied for the Sultan Uljaytu Hamadani Date: 1313 Location: Baghdad Materials: ink, colour and gold on paper Size: Significance: Ancient page from a giant manuscript made for public use.
Qur'an Manuscript Folio (Verso); Right folio of Double-Page Illuminated Frontispiece, 1500s Iran, Herat, Safavid Period, 16th century ink, gold, and colors on paper, Sheet - h:28.00 w:17.40 cm (h:11 w:6 13/16 inches) Text area - h:8.40 w:6.40 cm (h:3 1/4 w:2 1/2 inches). Cleveland Museum of Art