Three bands with seven love couples

The lower half of the leaf consists of three bands, the lower one being wider than the upper two, in each of the upper bands three pairs can be seen against a background of ornamental decoration and separated from each other by Moorish pillar and arch shapes in gold; the lower lane consists of three fields with a pair in the middle and the two outer ones resp. a decorative door and a tree; above the performance two columns of text, continued on the back; colored frame lines all around. Two columns of text on the front and back in ancient Persian script.

Watercolour and gold on paper


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1790 – 1810

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