- Walters Ms. W.626, Collection of poems (masnavi)
- Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī, Maulana, 1207-1273, Jalāl al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Bahāʾ al-Dīn Muḥammad Rūmī, جلال الدين محمد بن بهاء الدين محمد رومى, and No author name given.
- Persian and Arabic
- This is an illustrated and illuminated copy of the collection of poems, known as Mas̱navī-i maʿnavī, of Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī (d. 672 AH / 1273 CE). According to the colophon (fol. 314b), the text, written in black nastaʿlīq script, was completed in India in 1073 AH / 1663 CE. Each section of the work is introduced by a double-page illuminated incipit containing a preface in prose, followed by two illustrations and an illuminated incipit page for the masnavi. In total, fifty paintings illustrate the text. The green leather binding is modern.
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- Walters Art Museum