An illuminated and illustrated copy of this influential mystic poem.
Persian Manuscript: 'Masnavi i Ma'navi of Jalul ud-Din al-Rumi' by Unknown Artist, 1295
© British Library
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- Henry Van den Bergh through The Art Fund
This is probably the earliest copy of the complete poem and the oldest illustrated Persian book in Europe.
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