A sybil standing by a plinth, holding a scroll (after an engraving by Hendrik Goltzius, Dutch, 1558-1617)

Artist: Muhammad Sadiqi (died 1610)
Historical period(s)
Safavid period, Dated 1609-1610
Ink and opaque colors on paper
H x W (painting): 19 × 8.3 cm (7 1/2 × 3 1/4 in) H x W (sheet): 29.6 × 20 cm (11 5/8 × 7 7/8 in)
Iran, Isfahan
Credit Line
Purchase -- funds provided by Nader and Narges Ahari in memory of Nasser Ahari
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Album leaf

Iran, Safavid period (1501 - 1722), sybil, woman
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Important Oriental Miniatures and Manuscripts: The Collection of the Hagop Kevorkian Fund. London, April 7, 1975. lot 103.
  • Islamic and Indian Art. London. lot 232, pp. 184-185.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
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