Sheet from Nestorian Book of Prayers, 16th century

  • Turkish

Opaque watercolor and ink on paper

  • Overall: 8 3/8 × 6 3/16 inches (21.3 × 15.7 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

28.148.1A

Department

Islamic Art

  • Ottoman
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Inscriptions
  • Prayers
  • Manuscript (document genre)
  • Opaque watercolour

(Foliophiles, Inc., New York, New York, USA)

1928-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

possibly Turkish, Sheet from Nestorian Book of Prayers, 16th century, opaque watercolor and ink on paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 28.148.1A.