Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Masterpieces of the non-Western book
filename:
oulis2009-atk0010
Folio or page:
fol. 2v
Detail (dimensions):
160 x 80 mm.
Detail (date of creation):
1460
Conditions of Access for Image:
By permission of The Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
sort order:
100
Shelfmark:
MS. Ouseley 140
Description:
Manuscript of a collection of 158 rubā‘īyāt (quatrains) of ‘Umar Khayyām. Binding: 19th-century marbled paper over pasteboard.
Title:
Rubā‘īyāt
Type of Object:
Ms. codex
Place of origin:
Iran, Shiraz
Material:
Paper
Number of leaves:
ff. ii 45 (i, ii, 44, 45 are endpapers)
Dimensions:
160 x 80 (written area 105 x 40) mm.
Layout:
Written within a gold frame
Decoration:
Illumination on ff. 2r, 2v, 41v, 42r
Longitude of Place of Origin:
52.53
Latitude of Place of Origin:
29.6
Date of Origin:
1460
Country or culture of origin:
Persian
Owner:
Ouseley, Sir William
Script:
nasta‘līq
Author:
‘Umar Khayyām
Class:
illuminated manuscript
Class:
Persian
Language:
Persian
Catalogue Reference:
Catalogue of Persian, [&c] Mss. Bodleian Library, Part I, 525
Keywords:
illuminations (visual works)
Collection:
Oriental
Collection:
Fitzgerald Khayyam exhibition