The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Rogers Fund, 1955. “Figure for Use at Drinking Parties”, Folio from a Book of the Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices by al-Jazari. Probably Syrian, dated A.H. 715/A.D. 1315.
Arts of the Islamic World | Folio from an Automata by al-Jazari (A.D. 1206); recto: two drinking men; verso: text, A hydraulic device | Early 14th century | Mamluk period | Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper | Syria