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2 edition of Persian miniatures found in the catalog.

Persian miniatures

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

Persian miniatures

a picture book.

by Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

  • 317 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iran.
    • Subjects:
    • Miniature painting -- Iran.,
    • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Iran.

    • Edition Notes

      Text signed: M. S. Dimand.

      SeriesIts Picture books
      ContributionsDimand, Maurice Sven.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND3241 .N37 1944
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p. 1., 20 pl. on 10 l.
      Number of Pages20
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6486764M
      LC Control Number45013972
      OCLC/WorldCa3007055

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