Bifolium from the Pink Qur’an

Bifolium from the Pink Qur’an, from Spain, 13th century, ink, gold, silver, and opaque watercolor on paper, 31.8 x 50.2 cm (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

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This work at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Spain, 1000–1200: Art at the Frontiers of Faith


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Cite this page as: Dr. Ariel Fein and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Bifolium from the Pink Qur’an," in Smarthistory, June 28, 2022, accessed September 21, 2023,