Illumination Diptych (Ottoman Waqf)

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Illumination Diptych (Ottoman Waqf)

England, London, 2010
Gold leaf, tea, pomegranate, Dupont Chinese ink and Offset x-ray film print on paper
Each: 64 × 44 1/2 in. (162.56 × 113.03 cm) Overall: 64 × 89 in. (162.56 × 226.06 cm)
Gift of Edge of Arabia (M.2010.159a-b)
Currently on public view:
Ahmanson Building, floor 4 MAP IT
Ahmanson Building, floor 4

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