Persian and Indian Paintings: Selections from a Recent Acquisition (The Vever Collection)

September 28, 1987 – February 29, 1988

Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
1050 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC

Sublevel 1 Floor Plan

15 examples of painting and calligraphy from the Vever collection offer a sampling of the collection of nearly 500 Islamic paintings and manuscripts that disappeared in the 1940s and remained unaccounted for until it was purchased by the museum.