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Tuti-Nama (Tales of a Parrot)
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279CCCC0
Khujasta kills the pet mynah who advises her not to be unfaithful to...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.8.aCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.9.aCCCC0
The merchant hears of his wife’s unfaithfulness (above); the unfaithful...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.10.bCCCC0
The sentinel in the employ of the Shah of Tabaristan prepares to...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.16.aCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.17.bCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.18.bCCCC0
The goldsmith and the carpenter inform the king of a dream in which the...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.20.aCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.22.aCCCC0
The goldsmith judged; the bear cubs trained by the carpenter as though...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.23.aCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.25.aCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.33.aCCCC0
The monkey slain, his blood to be used as medicine for the ailing prince...
Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600)
1962.279.33.bCCCC0
The hunter throws away the baby parrots, who pretend to be dead, and...
attributed to Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600)
1962.279.35.aCCCC0
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attributed to Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600)
1962.279.35.bCCCC0
The hunter offers the mother parrot to the king of Kamarupa, from a Tuti...
Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600)
1962.279.36.bCCCC0
Seven men disputing possession of a woman bring her before the Tree of...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.42.aCCCC0
The Parrot Addresses Khujasta at the Beginning of the Seventh Night,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.43.aCCCC0
The vizier dissuades the king of Bahilistan from executing the dervish...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.44.bCCCC0
The dervish brings in as dowry an elephant laden with gold, from a Tuti...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.45.aCCCC0
The dervish brings the King of Kings before the king of Bahilistan, from...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.46.aCCCC0
The king of Bahilistan offers his daughter to the King of Kings, from a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.46.bCCCC0
The Brahman gambler sees the daughter of the king of the jinns in a pit...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.47.bCCCC0
The daughter of the king of the jinns bows before the King of Kings who...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.49.bCCCC0
The rejuvenated old man and the daughter of the king of the jinns take...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.50.bCCCC0
The Parrot Addresses Khujasta at the Beginning of the Eighth Night, from...
India, Mughal, reign of Akbar (1556-1605), 16th century
1962.279.51.bCCCC0
The astrologer predicts a calamity for the newly born prince in his...
Banavari 1 (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.52.bCCCC0
The young prince is presented to the king, his father, by his teacher,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar (1556-1605), 16th century
1962.279.54.bCCCC0
The king’s handmaiden takes the prince away to the harem, from a Tuti...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar (1556-1605), 16th century
1962.279.55.aCCCC0
The prince rejects the amorous advances of the king’s handmaiden, from a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar (1556-1605), 16th century
1962.279.55.bCCCC0
The prince being taken away for execution on the false complaint of the...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.56.bCCCC0
Landscape with a lotus pool, from a Tuti-nama (Tales of a Parrot):...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.57.bCCCC0
A woman asks her lover to leave her house, brandishing his sword and...
Gujarati (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.58.aCCCC0
Landscape with a lotus pool, from a Tuti-nama (Tales of a Parrot),...
Gujarati (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.59.aCCCC0
The prince, once reprieved, is returned to the palace of execution a...
Gujarati (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.59.bCCCC0
The handmaiden again appeals for justice and the prince is led to the...
Gujarati (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.61.bCCCC0
The lover’s son makes an elephant of the pastry dough carried by the...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.62.aCCCC0
The unfaithful wife explaining away the presence of the dough elephant,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.62.bCCCC0
The handmaiden appeals for justice and the prince is taken to the...
Tara 2 (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.63.bCCCC0
The prince’s ordeal continues, he is ordered away to be executed for the...
Ghulam 'Ali (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.66.aCCCC0
The farmer, father of the son with the deceitful wife, steals away with...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar (1556-1605), 16th century
1962.279.68.aCCCC0
The deceitful wife persuades her husband to sleep in the same place...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar (1556-1605), 16th century
1962.279.68.bCCCC0
The merchant’s clerk replaces the sugar purchased by the philandering...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.70.aCCCC0
The husband berates his wife for purchasing gravel instead of sugar,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.70.bCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.73.bCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.77.bCCCC0
The Parrot Addresses Khujasta at the Beginning of the Eleventh Night,...
Banavari 2 (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.87.aCCCC0
Page from Tales of a Parrot (Tuti-nama): text page
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.91.bCCCC0
The king of the Ocean, having assumed human form, arrives at the court...
Ghulam 'Ali (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.92.aCCCC0
Tuti-Nama (Tales of a Parrot)
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.94.bCCCC0
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India, Mughal court, reign of Akbar (1556-1605), 16th century
1962.279.96.aCCCC0
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India, Mughal court, reign of Akbar (1556-1605), 16th century
1962.279.96.bCCCC0
The street cleaner, on his way to meet King Bhojaraja, sleeps under a...
India, Mughal court, reign of Akbar (1556-1605), 16th century
1962.279.97.aCCCC0
King Bhojaraja tries in vain to ascertain the whereabouts of the pearl...
India, Mughal court, reign of Akbar (1556-1605), 16th century
1962.279.97.bCCCC0
The infant son of the king of Isfahan responds to music, from a Tuti...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.105.aCCCC0
The invention of musical instruments from the intestines of a monkey,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.108.bCCCC0
The origin of music from a fabulous bird of India which had seven holes...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.110.bCCCC0
The wolf advises the lion to consult the cat, from a Tuti-nama (Tales of...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.114.aCCCC0
The daughter-in-law of the king of Banaras, charmed by the music of a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.119.bCCCC0
The vagabond crosses a stream with the possessions of the daughter-in...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.120.aCCCC0
The daughter-in-law of the king of Banaras sees the jackal deprived of...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.121.aCCCC0
The daughter-in-law returns from her misadventure, feigning insanity,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.122.bCCCC0
The merchant Mansur departs on a sea voyage, leaving his wife behind,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.125.bCCCC0
The young man, who has magically taken on the appearance of Mansur the...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.128.aCCCC0
The young man changes himself to look like Mansur, and thus inveigles...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.128.bCCCC0
The false Mansur punished before the judge and expelled from the city,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.129.bCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.133.bCCCC0
The Parrot Addresses Khujasta at the Beginning of the Nineteenth Night,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.138.aCCCC0
The Brahman’s wife who killed a peacock and ate its gallbladder on the...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.140.aCCCC0
The Parrot Addresses Khujasta at the Beginning of the Twentieth Night,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.143.aCCCC0
Three suitors fight amongst themselves for the hand of the devotee’s...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.144.bCCCC0
The suitors take the devotee’s daughter out of her tomb after breaking...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.146.aCCCC0
The third suitor strikes the devotee’s daughter and thus restores her to...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.146.bCCCC0
The three suitors again begin to quarrel among themselves for the hand...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.147.aCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.149.aCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.151.bCCCC0
The Parrot Addresses Khujasta at the Beginning of the Twenty-second...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.154.aCCCC0
The court jester meets a Zangi dancing with joy, and learns from him...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.155.aCCCC0
As punishment, the jester’s wife and the Zangi are thrown into fire and...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.158.bCCCC0
The Parrot Addresses Khujasta at the Beginning of the Twenty-third Night...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.160.aCCCC0
The merchant has the hateful skull ground and put into a box, from a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.161.aCCCC0
The merchant’s daughter gives birth to a son as a result of eating out...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.161.bCCCC0
Kamjuy, the wife of the Raja, averts her face from the fishes, from a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.163.aCCCC0
The forty wives and their secret paramours being punished by stoning to...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.164.aCCCC0
The Parrot Addresses Khujasta at the Beginning of the Twenty-Fourth...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.165.bCCCC0
Bashir confides his love for Habbaza to an Arab friend, and sends him to...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.167.bCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.168.aCCCC0
Habbaza meets Bashir under a tree, from a Tuti-nama (Tales of a Parrot):...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.168.bCCCC0
The disguised Arab, substituting for Habbaza, is whipped by her husband...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.169.bCCCC0
Habbaza’s sister, who is sent to console her, discovers the disguised...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.170.bCCCC0
The Parrot Addresses Khujasta at the Beginning of the Twenty-fifth Night...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.171.bCCCC0
Mukhtar throws his wife Maimuna into the pit, but she saves herself,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.174.bCCCC0
The destitute Mukhtar meets his wife Maimuna at a holy shrine, from a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.175.bCCCC0
The lover of Hamnaz, who has been hanged from the gallows, bites off her...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.177.aCCCC0
In order to falsely implicate her husband, Hamnaz places a knife by his...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.177.bCCCC0
The Parrot Addresses Khujasta at the Beginning of the Twenty-seventh...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.185.aCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.188.aCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.191.aCCCC0
The Parrot Addresses Khujasta at the Beginning of the Twenty-ninth Night...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.192.aCCCC0
The monkey, serving as the lion’s chamberlain, converses with the lynx...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.193.aCCCC0
The lion returns to his territory and sees the monkey conversing with...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.194.bCCCC0
The monkey advises the suspicious lion to cast off fear and take...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.196.aCCCC0
The lion, suspecting treachery on the part of the monkey, slays him and...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.197.aCCCC0
The Parrot Addresses Khujasta at the Beginning of the Thirtieth Night,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.198.aCCCC0
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India, Mughal court, 16th century
1962.279.203.aCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the thirty-first night...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.203.bCCCC0
The donkey, in a tiger’s skin, reveals his identity by braying aloud,...
attributed to Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600)
1962.279.207.aCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the thirty-second...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.208.aCCCC0
Kaiwan sends a message of love to Khurshid, wife of his brother Utarid...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.209.bCCCC0
Latif, who has murdered his brother, falsely accuses Khurshid of the...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.211.aCCCC0
Kaiwan, Latif, and Sharif arrive at a house of worship, where they seek...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.213.bCCCC0
The tale of the three men trapped in a cave by a rolling boulder, from a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.215.aCCCC0
Khurshid reunited with her husband Utarid, from a Tuti-nama (Tales of a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.216.bCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the thirty-third night...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.217.bCCCC0
Preparation for the marriage of Mahmuda to the Young Vizier, from a Tuti...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.219.bCCCC0
Hearing her declaration of love, Ayaz falls at the feet of Mahmuda at...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.221.aCCCC0
Salim and Salima return to Ayaz and Mahmuda in the sanctuary, from a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.222.aCCCC0
The two couples reach a foreign city where they make their home, from a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.222.bCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the thirty-fourth...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.223.bCCCC0
The three young men present themselves as suitors for the hand of Zuhra,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.225.aCCCC0
The third suitor, who is an archer, shoots the wicked fairy who has...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.226.aCCCC0
The Raja’s son vows to sever his head and offer it to the image if he is...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.227.aCCCC0
The princess discovers the dead bodies, with heads severed, of her...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.229.bCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the thirty-sixth night...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.237.aCCCC0
The king dreams of a lady, the personification of wealth, departing from...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.239.bCCCC0
Mahrusa’s marriage to the prefect of the city, from a Tuti-nama (Tales...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.240.bCCCC0
The king of Zabul sees Mahrusa from his palace balcony, from a Tuti-nama...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.241.aCCCC0
Mahrusa kills herself at the tomb of the king of Zabul, and her husband...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.242.aCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the thirty-seventh...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.243.aCCCC0
The prince, a son of the ruler of Sistan, enters the service of a snake,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.245.bCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the thirty-eighth...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.248.aCCCC0
The queen of Rum watches the peahen prefer to burn rather than abandon...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.254.bCCCC0
The painting made by the vizier of the emperor of China for the queen of...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.256.bCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the fortieth night,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.258.aCCCC0
Shahr-Arai and her lover dallying on a bed beneath which is concealed...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.259.bCCCC0
Shahr-Arai’s husband bends to kiss his wife who feigns sleep, from a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.261.bCCCC0
Shahr-Arai and her husband adopt her lover as a brother in the family,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.262.aCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the forty-first night,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.263.aCCCC0
The gardener seizes and beats a donkey who insisted on braying, while...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.267.aCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the forty-second night...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.268.aCCCC0
The marriage of ‘Ubaid, son of a merchant of Tirmiz, from a Tuti-nama ...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.268.bCCCC0
The Raja’s daughter, born with three breasts, accompanies her blind...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.271.aCCCC0
The Raja’s daughter and her lover stoned to death for adultery, from a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.272.bCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the forty-third night,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.276.aCCCC0
The snake, hidden in a basket of flowers, reveals himself to the Raja...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.278.bCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the forty-fourth night...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.282.bCCCC0
The Emir slays the snake after giving it shelter, from a Tuti-nama ...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.287.bCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.290.bCCCC0
The parrot laughs on hearing the Raja of Ujjain’s wife admire her beauty...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.292.bCCCC0
The Raja of Ujjain, who is traveling in the guise of a yogi, meets two...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.293.bCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the forty-seventh...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.300.bCCCC0
The four destitute friends go to a wise man who gives each one of them a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.301.bCCCC0
The fourth man digs at the spot where he dropped the shell, expecting...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.302.bCCCC0
The young man of Baghdad solicits advice from a friend as his slave girl...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.305.aCCCC0
The bag of gold which he received for the slave girl being stolen in a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.306.aCCCC0
The young man of Baghdad joins the Hashimi’s boat as a sailor to find...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.307.aCCCC0
The young man of Baghdad reveals his true identity to the Hashimi, from...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.308.bCCCC0
The young man of Baghdad reunited with his slave-girl, from a Tuti-nama ...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.310.aCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the forty-ninth night,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.311.aCCCC0
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India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.313.aCCCC0
The eldest brother explains the reason for his youthful appearance, from...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.315.aCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the fiftieth night,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.316.aCCCC0
The king’s emissary being provided with gifts for his mission to Rum in...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.317.aCCCC0
The merchant returns bringing a young slave who is really the son of the...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.318.bCCCC0
The guard spares the life of the slave when he learns that he is the son...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.321.bCCCC0
The king places the talisman on his sleeping wife, from a Tuti-nama ...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.323.aCCCC0
The guard restores the son who falls at his mother’s feet, from a Tuti...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.323.bCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the fifty-first night,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.324.bCCCC0
Khulasa, a vizier, sees the daughter of Khassa, another vizier, and...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.325.bCCCC0
King Bahram, who has married Khassa’s daughter, has her tied to a camel...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.328.aCCCC0
Khusrau, the King of Kings, pays homage to the pious daughter of Khassa,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.329.bCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the fifty-second night...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.332.bCCCC0
The bird of seven colors brings a sable to the pious man, from a Tuti...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.333.bCCCC0
The pious man’s wife offers the seven-colored bird as food to her lover,...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.335.bCCCC0
Page from Tales of a Parrot (Tuti-nama): text page
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.336.aCCCC0
The son of the pious man slays the dragon, from a Tuti-nama (Tales of a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.337.bCCCC0
The pious man’s son presents the slain dragon to the king, from a Tuti...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.338.aCCCC0
The king gives his daughter in marriage to the pious man’s son, from a...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.339.aCCCC0
The pious man’s son, now a king, reveals himself to his father; his...
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279.340.aCCCC0
Lily of the Valley Comb
René Lalique (French, 1860-1945)
1981.49CCCC0
The Woodcutter of Luofu
Chen Ruyan (Chinese, c. 1331-bef 1371)
1964.156CCCC0
Doorway from the Isaac Gillet House, Painesville, Ohio
Jonathan Goldsmith (American, 1783-1847) and 1 other
1959.342CCCC0
Hall of Thirty-three Bays
Hiroshi Sugimoto (Japanese, 1948-)
1998.116©
Birds and Flowers
attributed to Sesshū Tōyō (Japanese, 1420-1506)
1964.157CCCC0
Birds and Flowers
attributed to Sesshū Tōyō (Japanese, 1420-1506)
1964.157.1CCCC0
Birds and Flowers
attributed to Sesshū Tōyō (Japanese, 1420-1506)
1964.157.2CCCC0
Birds and Flowers in a Landscape of the Four Seasons
follower of Sesshū Tōyō (Japanese, 1420-1506)
1960.173CCCC0
Birds on a Tree above a Cataract
Li Di (Chinese, c. 1100-c. 1192)
1964.155CCCC0
Framed Relief of Diana the Huntress
France (?), 19th century
1981.71CCCC0
Portrait of Charles Howard, 2nd Baron Howard of Effingham, later 1st...
Nicholas Hilliard (British, c. 1547-1619)
1960.39CCCC0
Cardinal Dubois
Pierre-Imbert Drevet (French, 1697-1739) and 1 other
1977.50CCCC0
Bamboo and Insects
Wu Bing (Chinese, active 1190-1194)
1964.154CCCC0
The Grand Quai of Le Havre
Siebe Johannes ten Cate (Dutch, 1858-1908)
1960.166CCCC0
Portrait of a Man in Black
Germany, mid 17th century
1972.168CCCC0
God the Father with Symbol of the Trinity
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Italian, 1727-1804)
1991.325CCCC0
Potala Guanyin
China, Five dynasties
1965.556CCCC0
Portrait of a Lady
Jean-Baptiste Isabey (French, 1767-1855)
1960.133CCCC0
Caribbean Sea, Jamaica
Hiroshi Sugimoto (Japanese, 1948-)
1994.22©
Sewing Box with Implements (Nécessaire)
Austria, Vienna(?), 18th century
1967.157CCCC0
Sewing Box with Implements (Nécessaire)
Austria, Vienna(?), 18th century
1967.157.aCCCC0
God the Father with Angels and Cherubs
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Italian, 1727-1804)
1991.324CCCC0
Ionian Sea, Santa Cesarea III
Hiroshi Sugimoto (Japanese, 1948-)
1994.24©
Aegean Sea, Pelion I
Hiroshi Sugimoto (Japanese, 1948-)
1994.23©
A Bridge in Venice
Maurice Prendergast (American, 1858-1924)
1960.164CCCC0
Dish with Maple Leaf
Japan, Edo period
1959.36CCCC0
Head of a Girl
Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805)
1960.132CCCC0
Bowl, Cizhou ware
China, Jin dynasty (1115-1234) - Yuan dynasty
1959.347CCCC0
Pair of Bowls with Sprays of Flowers
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Kangxi reign
1961.415CCCC0
Bowl with Sprays of Flowers
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Kangxi reign
1961.415.1CCCC0
Bowl with Sprays of Flowers
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Kangxi reign
1961.415.2CCCC0
Ceremonial Garment (Naaxein) (Chilkat Blanket)
America, Native North American, Northwest Coast, Tlingit, late 19th century
1981.69CCCC0
Locket Pendant
Germany, 17th century
1971.221©
Cupid in the Clouds with Attendant Cherubs
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Italian, 1727-1804)
1991.326CCCC0
The Life of the Virgin
Jacques Callot (French, 1592-1635)
1963.214CCCC0
Icon of Saints Boris and Gleb
Russia, 18th century
1981.70CCCC0
Bercy
Johan Barthold Jongkind (Dutch, 1819-1891)
1960.134CCCC0
Shell-Shaped Box
Italy (?), 19th century
1981.72CCCC0
Perfume Bottle
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932)
1981.73©
Perfume Vial
Tecla Firm (French)
1981.74CCCC0
View of Arnheim (recto) Studies of a Bull (verso)
Johan Barthold Jongkind (Dutch, 1819-1891)
1960.163CCCC0
Memorial Hall
Robert Henri (American, 1865-1929)
1964.476©
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Tuti-Nama (Tales of a Parrot)
India, Mughal, Reign of Akbar, 16th century
1962.279Gum tempera, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Lily of the Valley Comb
René Lalique (French, 1860-1945)
1981.49Horn, enamel and goldOverall: 15.4 x 9.4 x 3 cm (6 1/16 x 3 11/16 x 1 3/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The Woodcutter of Luofu
Chen Ruyan (Chinese, c. 1331-bef 1371)
1964.156Panel, ink on silkImage: 107 x 54 cm (42 1/8 x 21 1/4 in.); Overall: 141.5 x 77 cm (55 11/16 x 30 5/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Doorway from the Isaac Gillet House, Painesville, Ohio
Jonathan Goldsmith (American, 1783-1847) and 1 other
1959.342Wood, leaded panes, and brass decorationOverall: 290 x 228.5 x 45.8 cm (114 3/16 x 89 15/16 x 18 1/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Hall of Thirty-three Bays
Hiroshi Sugimoto (Japanese, 1948-)
1998.116Gelatin silver printImage: 42.5 x 54.3 cm (16 3/4 x 21 3/8 in.); Mounted: 48.9 x 63.7 cm (19 1/4 x 25 1/16 in.); Paper: 47.6 x 60.3 cm (18 3/4 x 23 3/4 in.); Matted: 63.5 x 81.3 cm (25 x 32 in.)Gift of Mr. Donald F. Barney, Jr., in memory of Helen Greene (Mrs. A. Dean) Perry©
Birds and Flowers
attributed to Sesshū Tōyō (Japanese, 1420-1506)
1964.157Two hanging scrolls from a triptych; ink and color on silkOverall: 117 x 58 cm (46 1/16 x 22 13/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Birds and Flowers in a Landscape of the Four Seasons
follower of Sesshū Tōyō (Japanese, 1420-1506)
1960.173Six-panel folding screen, ink and color on paperImage: 158.5 x 359.4 cm (62 3/8 x 141 1/2 in.); Overall: 175.2 x 374.4 cm (69 x 147 3/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Birds on a Tree above a Cataract
Li Di (Chinese, c. 1100-c. 1192)
1964.155Album leaf, ink and color on silkImage: 24.8 x 26.1 cm (9 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Framed Relief of Diana the Huntress
France (?), 19th century
1981.71IvoryOverall: 19.9 x 12.9 x 1.9 cm (7 13/16 x 5 1/16 x 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Portrait of Charles Howard, 2nd Baron Howard of Effingham, later 1st...
Nicholas Hilliard (British, c. 1547-1619)
1960.39Watercolor on vellum in a gilt metal frameFramed: 5.2 x 4.8 cm (2 1/16 x 1 7/8 in.); Unframed: 4.9 x 4.4 cm (1 15/16 x 1 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean Perry in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Belden GreeneCCCC0
Cardinal Dubois
Pierre-Imbert Drevet (French, 1697-1739) and 1 other
1977.50EngravingPlatemark: 48.7 x 35.9 cm (19 3/16 x 14 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Dean Perry in memory of Julia Raymond, and gift of Miss Helen B. FalterCCCC0
Bamboo and Insects
Wu Bing (Chinese, active 1190-1194)
1964.154Album leaf, ink on silkImage: 24.8 x 26.8 cm (9 3/4 x 10 9/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The Grand Quai of Le Havre
Siebe Johannes ten Cate (Dutch, 1858-1908)
1960.166PastelSheet: 25.9 x 35 cm (10 3/16 x 13 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean Perry in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Belden GreeneCCCC0
Portrait of a Man in Black
Germany, mid 17th century
1972.168Colored wax on black wood groundDiameter: 6.6 cm (2 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
God the Father with Symbol of the Trinity
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Italian, 1727-1804)
1991.325Pen and brown ink and brush and brown wash over traces of black chalk; traces of framing lines in silver paintSheet: 28.1 x 19.8 cm (11 1/16 x 7 13/16 in.); Secondary Support: 30.8 x 23.1 cm (12 1/8 x 9 1/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Potala Guanyin
China, Five dynasties
1965.556Carved wood with traces of paintOverall: 15.1 x 9.9 cm (5 15/16 x 3 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Portrait of a Lady
Jean-Baptiste Isabey (French, 1767-1855)
1960.133Black chalk with stumping, heightened with white chalk; framing lines in black chalkSheet: 21.6 x 16.8 cm (8 1/2 x 6 5/8 in.); Image: 16.9 x 13.9 cm (6 5/8 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean Perry in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Belden GreeneCCCC0
Caribbean Sea, Jamaica
Hiroshi Sugimoto (Japanese, 1948-)
1994.22Gelatin silver printImage: 42.1 x 54.5 cm (16 9/16 x 21 7/16 in.); Paper: 44.5 x 60.4 cm (17 1/2 x 23 3/4 in.); Matted: 63.5 x 81.3 cm (25 x 32 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean Perry, Mrs. John B. Dempsey, and Mr. Donald F. Barney, Jr., in honor of Brenda and Evan Turner©
Sewing Box with Implements (Nécessaire)
Austria, Vienna(?), 18th century
1967.157Gold and mother-of-pearlOverall: 9.3 x 12.1 x 9.6 cm (3 11/16 x 4 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
God the Father with Angels and Cherubs
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Italian, 1727-1804)
1991.324Pen and brown ink and brush and brown wash over black chalk; traces of framing lines in silver paintSheet: 28.1 x 19.8 cm (11 1/16 x 7 13/16 in.); Secondary Support: 34.4 x 25.2 cm (13 9/16 x 9 15/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Ionian Sea, Santa Cesarea III
Hiroshi Sugimoto (Japanese, 1948-)
1994.24Gelatin silver printImage: 42.2 x 54.2 cm (16 5/8 x 21 5/16 in.); Paper: 48.7 x 60.2 cm (19 3/16 x 23 11/16 in.); Matted: 63.5 x 81.3 cm (25 x 32 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean Perry, Mrs. John B. Dempsey, and Mr. Donald F. Barney, Jr., in honor of Brenda and Evan Turner©
Aegean Sea, Pelion I
Hiroshi Sugimoto (Japanese, 1948-)
1994.23Gelatin silver printImage: 42.2 x 54.3 cm (16 5/8 x 21 3/8 in.); Paper: 48.7 x 60.2 cm (19 3/16 x 23 11/16 in.); Matted: 63.5 x 81.3 cm (25 x 32 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean Perry, Mrs. John B. Dempsey, and Mr. Donald F. Barney, Jr., in honor of Brenda and Evan Turner©
A Bridge in Venice
Maurice Prendergast (American, 1858-1924)
1960.164WatercolorGift of Mrs. A. Dean Perry in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Belden GreeneCCCC0
Dish with Maple Leaf
Japan, Edo period
1959.36Porcelain with underglaze blue and iron glaze (Hizen ware, Suisaka type)Overall: 3.5 x 14.8 cm (1 3/8 x 5 13/16 in.); Diameter of base: 8.1 cm (3 3/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Head of a Girl
Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805)
1960.132Black and red chalkGift of Mrs. A. Dean Perry in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Belden GreeneCCCC0
Bowl, Cizhou ware
China, Jin dynasty (1115-1234) - Yuan dynasty
1959.347Buff stoneware with underglaze slip application and overglaze enamel decorationDiameter: 16.2 cm (6 3/8 in.); Overall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Pair of Bowls with Sprays of Flowers
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Kangxi reign
1961.415PorcelainDiameter: 21.2 cm (8 3/8 in.); Overall: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Ceremonial Garment (Naaxein) (Chilkat Blanket)
America, Native North American, Northwest Coast, Tlingit, late 19th century
1981.69Weft twining: cedar bark wrapped with mountain goat hairOverall: 137.8 x 175.3 cm (54 1/4 x 69 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Locket Pendant
Germany, 17th century
1971.221Enamel on goldOverall: 6.3 x 4.2 cm (2 1/2 x 1 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean Perry©
Cupid in the Clouds with Attendant Cherubs
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Italian, 1727-1804)
1991.326Pen and brown ink and brush and brown washSheet: 18.4 x 24.6 cm (7 1/4 x 9 11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The Life of the Virgin
Jacques Callot (French, 1592-1635)
1963.214EtchingGift of Mrs. A. Dean Perry in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Belden GreeneCCCC0
Icon of Saints Boris and Gleb
Russia, 18th century
1981.70Enamel on copper, mounted in silver giltOverall: 12.1 x 8.6 cm (4 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Bercy
Johan Barthold Jongkind (Dutch, 1819-1891)
1960.134Watercolor and gouache over black chalkSheet: 13.4 x 21 cm (5 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean Perry in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Belden GreeneCCCC0
Shell-Shaped Box
Italy (?), 19th century
1981.72Pink quartz, gold, enamel, diamondsDiameter: 4.3 cm (1 11/16 in.); Overall: 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Perfume Bottle
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932)
1981.73Favrile glass, gilt metal coverOverall: 12.4 x 3.5 cm (4 7/8 x 1 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Dean Perry©
Perfume Vial
Tecla Firm (French)
1981.74Agate with enamel, gold, rubiesOverall: 8.3 x 2.5 cm (3 1/4 x 1 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
View of Arnheim (recto) Studies of a Bull (verso)
Johan Barthold Jongkind (Dutch, 1819-1891)
1960.163Black chalk, watercolor, and gouacheSheet: 31.1 x 47.8 cm (12 1/4 x 18 13/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean Perry in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Belden GreeneCCCC0
Memorial Hall
Robert Henri (American, 1865-1929)
1964.476India inkGift of Mrs. A. Dean Perry in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Belden Greene©