Carpet Page

Object Details

Title:

Carpet Page

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

North African

Place:

Possibly Kairouan, Tunisia (Place created)

Date:

9th century

Medium:

Pen and ink, gold paint, and tempera colors

Object Number:

Ms. Ludwig X 1, fol. 10.recto

Dimensions:

Leaf: 14.4 × 20.8 cm (5 11/16 × 8 3/16 in.)

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Exhibitions
Early Medieval and Romanesque Manuscripts (July 19 to October 10, 1993)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), July 19 to October 10, 1993
Art of Three Faiths: a Torah, a Bible, and a Qur’an (August 7, 2018 to February 3, 2019)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), August 7, 2018 to February 3, 2019