11 April 2000
Qajar Persia, first quarter 19th Century
Oil on canvas, a young woman wearing a floral skirt and embroidered sash stands on her hands on a carpet, with later attribution to Muhammad Baqir, areas of wear
56.7/8 x 33½in. (144.5 x 85.2cm.)
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