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“The Angel Gabriel meets ‘Amr ibn Zaid (the Shepherd)”, Folio from a Siyer-i Nebi (the Life of the Prophet)
Painting by Mustafa ibn Vali

Patron: Commissioned by Sultan Murad III (1574–95)

Author: Mustafa b. Yusuf al-Darir al-Erzerumi

Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript

Date: ca. 1595 Geography:

Turkey, Istanbul