Page of Qur'anic text

Turkish
1927
Al-Hacc Kamil Effendi (Turkish, 1862–1941)


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

Overall: 26.5 x 19.8cm (10 7/16 x 7 13/16in.) Framed: 47.6 x 37.5 cm (18 3/4 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.98

Medium or Technique

Ink and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts

Inscription

dated, with signature at page bottom, 1346 (A.D. 1927)

Signed

Al-Hacc Kamal Effendi

Provenance

Miss Elizabeth (Riefstahl) Titzel (b. 1889 - d. 1986), New York; 1929, sold by Miss Elizabeth (Riefstahl) Titzel to the MFA for $5000.00 (total price for 29.56-136). (Accession Date: January 3, 1929)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund