Ya’qub (Jacob) bids a concerned farewell to Yusuf (Joseph) as his brothers lead him away, a scene from Jami’s Yusuf va Zulaykh, India, Kashmir, 17th century
gouache heightened with gold on paper, mounted on an album page with inner borders finely decorated with angels and animals in gold
painting: 17.7 by 10.6cm.
leaf: 36.8 by 25.8cm.
Ex-collection Joe & Hellen Darion (1917-2001), New York.
Acquired from Bernard Quaritch, London.