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A Mevlevi (?), or Sufi holy man: walking, wearing a saffron cloak and skirt, and a tall red conical hat. Gouache painting, ca. 1880 (?).

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[1880? (?)]

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Credit: A Mevlevi (?), or Sufi holy man: walking, wearing a saffron cloak and skirt, and a tall red conical hat. Gouache painting, ca. 1880 (?). Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)


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The tall conical hat suggests that this man is from the Islamic (Sufi) tradition The man has short hair and a long greying beard; he carries a staff and bowl (?)

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[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [1880? (?)]

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1 painting : gouache, with watercolour ; sheet 15.8 x 10.5 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 566619i

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