Illustrations from

Maqamat of al-Hariri

(Abou Mohammad al-Qāsim ibn ‛Ali ibn Mohammad ibn ‛Ali al-Hariri al-Basri)
Copied and illustrated by Yahya ibn Mahmud al-Wasti

Bibliothčque nationale de France, manuscript Arabe 5847, 1237AD

folio 1v1v
Harīrī (al-) ?
frontispiece
al-Hariri?
folio 2r al-Hamadhanī?2r
Hamadhānī (al-) ?
frontispiece
al-Hamadhanī?
folio 3v Abu Zayd, al-Harith and his disciple3v
Abū Zayd, al-Hārith et son disciple
maqama 01
Abu Zayd, al-Harith and his disciple
folio 4v Abu Zayd and al-Harith4v
Abū Zayd et al-Hārith
maqama 02
Abu Zayd and al-Harith
folio 5v Abu Zayd at the library of Basra5v
Abū Zayd ą la bibliothčque de Basra
maqama 02
Abu Zayd at the library of Basra
folio 6v Abu Zayd recognized by al-Harith6v
Abū Zayd reconnu par al-Hārith
maqama 02
Abu Zayd recognized by al-Harith
folio 7r Abu Zayd recognized by al-Harith7r
Abū Zayd reconnu par al-Hārith
maqama 03
Abu Zayd recognized by al-Harith
folio 8v Abu Zayd simulating lameness8v
Abū Zayd simulant la claudication
maqama 03
Abu Zayd simulating lameness
folio 9v Caravan at rest9v
Caravane au repos
maqama 04
Caravan at rest
folio 10r Abu Zayd recognized by al-Harith10r
Abū Zayd reconnu par al-Hārith
maqama 04
Abu Zayd recognized by al-Harith
folio 11v al-Harith discovering the message of Abu Zayd11v
al-Hārith découvrant le message d'Abū Zayd
maqama 04
al-Harith discovering the message of Abu Zayd
folio 12v Abu Zayd recognized by al-Harith12v
Abū Zayd reconnu par al-Hārith
maqama 05
Abu Zayd recognized by al-Harith
folio 13v Abu Zayd and his son13v
Abū Zayd et son fils
maqama 05
Abu Zayd and his son
folio 14v Abu Zayd admitting his lie14v
Abū Zayd avouant son mensonge
maqama 05
Abu Zayd admitting his lie
folio 16r Abu Zayd dictating a letter16r
Abū Zayd dictant une lettre
maqama 06
Abu Zayd dictating a letter
folio 18v Abu Zayd entering the mosque of Maragha18v
Abū Zayd entrant dans la mosquée de Marāgha
maqama 07
Abu Zayd entering the mosque of Maragha
folio 19r Procession at the end of Ramadan19r
Procession ą la fin du Ramadan
maqama 07
Procession at the end of Ramadan
folio 21r Abu Zayd and his son before the Kadi21r
Abū Zayd et son fils devant le cadi
maqama 08
Abu Zayd and his son before the Kadi
folio 22r Abu Zayd admitting the ruse to the Kadi22r
Abū Zayd avouant la ruse au cadi
maqama 08
Abu Zayd admitting the ruse to the Kadi
folio 25r Abu Zayd and his wife before the Kadi25r
Abū Zayd et son épouse devant le cadi
maqama 09
Abu Zayd and his wife before the Kadi
folio 26r Abu Zayd and his son before the Governor26r
Abū Zayd et son fils devant le gouverneur
maqama 10
Abu Zayd and his son before the Governor
folio 27r Abu Zayd, his son and al-Harith27r
Abū Zaydr, son fils et al-Hārith
maqama 10
Abu Zayd, his son and al-Harith
folio 29v Funeral29v
Funérailles
maqama 11
Funeral
folio 30v al-Harith travelling30v
al-Hārith voyageant
maqama 12
al-Harith travelling
folio 31r al-Harith travelling31r
al-Hārith voyageant
maqama 12
al-Harith travelling
folio 33r Abu Zayd at the tavern of Anah33r
Abū Zayd ą la taverne d'anah
maqama 12
Abu Zayd at the tavern of Anah
folio 35r Abu Zayd disguised as an old woman and al-Harith35r
Abū Zayd déguisé en vieille femme et al-Hārith
maqama 13
Abu Zayd disguised as an old woman and al-Harith
folio 37v Abu Zayd and his son37v
Abū Zayd et son fils
maqama 14
Abu Zayd and his son
folio 38r Abu Zayd leaving the pilgrims38r
Abū Zayd quittant les pčlerins
maqama 14
Abu Zayd leaving the pilgrims
folio 40r Abu Zayd and al-Harith40r
Abū Zayd et al-Hārith
maqama 15
Abu Zayd and al-Harith
folio 41r Abu Zayd leaving al-Harith41r
Abū Zayd quittant al-Hārith
maqama 15
Abu Zayd leaving al-Harith
folio 42r Abu Zayd arrives at the mosque42r
Abū Zayd arrivant ą la mosquée
maqama 16
Abu Zayd arrives at the mosque
folio 43v Abu Zayd grabbing his wallet43v
Abū Zayd saisissant sa besace
maqama 16
Abu Zayd grabbing his wallet
folio 44r Abu Zayd grabbing his wallet44r
Abū Zayd saisissant sa besace
maqama 16
Abu Zayd grabbing his wallet
folio 46v Abu Zayd and his listeners46v
Abū Zayd et ses auditeurs
maqama 17
Abu Zayd and his listeners
folio 47v Abu Zayd attending the wedding banquet in Sinjar47v
Abū Zayd assistant au banquet de mariage ą Sinjar
maqama 18
Abu Zayd attending the wedding banquet in Sinjar
folio 48r Abu Zayd complaining48r
Abū Zayd se plaignant
maqama 18
Abu Zayd complaining
folio 50v Abu Zayd leaving the wedding banquet in Sinjar50v
Abū Zayd quittant le banquet de mariage ą Sinjar
maqama 18
Abu Zayd leaving the wedding banquet in Sinjar
folio 51r Abu Zayd travelling51r
Abū Zayd voyageant
maqama 18
Abu Zayd travelling
folio 52v Abu Zayd sick52v
Abū Zayd malade
maqama 19
Abu Zayd sick
folio 53r Abu Zayd sick53r
Abū Zayd malade
maqama 19
Abu Zayd sick
folio 55v Abu Zayd and his listeners55v
Abū Zayd et ses auditeurs
maqama 20
Abu Zayd and his listeners
folio 56r Abu Zayd and his listeners56r
Abū Zayd et ses auditeurs
maqama 20
Abu Zayd and his listeners
folio 57r Abu Zayd weeping over his declining virility57r
Abū Zayd pleurant sur sa virilité déclinante
maqama 20
Abu Zayd weeping over his declining virility
folio 58v Abu Zayd preaching58v
Abū Zayd prźchant
maqama 21
Abu Zayd preaching
folio 59r Abu Zayd preaching59r
Abū Zayd prźchant
maqama 21
Abu Zayd preaching
folio 61r Abu Zayd and al-Harith boating61r
Abū Zayd et al-Hārith naviguant
maqama 22
Abu Zayd and al-Harith boating
folio 63v Abu Zayd before the Governor63v
Abū Zayd devant le gouverneur
maqama 23
Abu Zayd before the Governor
folio 64r Abu Zayd before the Governor64r
Abū Zayd devant le gouverneur
maqama 23
Abu Zayd before the Governor
folio 67v Abu Zayd, his son and al-Harith67v
Abū Zaydr, son fils et al-Hārith
maqama 23
Abu Zayd, his son and al-Harith
folio 69v Abu Zayd and his listeners69v
Abū Zayd et ses auditeurs
maqama 24
Abu Zayd and his listeners
folio 74v Abu Zayd and his listeners74v
Abū Zayd et ses auditeurs
maqama 25
Abu Zayd and his listeners
folio 75r Abu Zayd and his listeners75r
Abū Zayd et ses auditeurs
maqama 25
Abu Zayd and his listeners
folio 76r Abu Zayd and al-Harith76r
Abū Zayd et al-Hārith
maqama 25
Abu Zayd and al-Harith
folio 77r Abu Zayd receiving al-Harith77r
Abū Zayd recevant al-Hārith
maqama 26
Abu Zayd receiving al-Harith
folio 79r Abu Zayd writes79r
Abū Zayd écrivant
maqama 26
Abu Zayd writes
folio 84v Abu Zayd preaching in Samarqand84v
Abū Zayd prźchant ą samarqand
maqama 28
Abu Zayd preaching in Samarqand
folio 86r Abu Zayd and al-Harith86r
Abū Zayd et al-Hārith
maqama 28
Abu Zayd and al-Harith
folio 89r Abu Zayd and merchants asleep89r
Abū Zayd et marchands endormis
maqama 29
Abu Zayd and merchants asleep
folio 90r Abu Zayd, his son and al-Harith90r
Abū Zaydr, son fils et al-Hārith
maqama 29
Abu Zayd, his son and al-Harith
folio 91v Abu Zayd and his listeners91v
Abū Zayd et ses auditeurs
maqama 30
Abu Zayd and his listeners
folio 92r Abu Zayd and his listeners92r
Abū Zayd et ses auditeurs
maqama 30
Abu Zayd and his listeners
folio 94v Caravan of pilgrims94v
Caravane de pčlerins
maqama 31
Caravan of pilgrims
folio 95r Abu Zayd and pilgrims95r
Abū Zayd et pčlerins
maqama 31
Abu Zayd and pilgrims
folio 100v Abu Zayd and al-Harith100v
Abū Zayd et al-Hārith
maqama 32
Abu Zayd and al-Harith
folio 101r The singer and the herd of camels101r
La chanteuse et le troupeau de chameaux
maqama 32
The singer and the herd of camels
folio 103r Abu Zayd and his listeners103r
Abū Zayd et ses auditeurs
maqama 33
Abu Zayd and his listeners
folio 105r al-Harith in the slave market105r
al-Hārith au marché aux esclaves
maqama 34
al-Harith in the slave market
folio 107r Abu Zayd before the Kadi107r
Abū Zayd devant le cadi
maqama 34
Abu Zayd before the Kadi
folio 110r Abu Zayd and his listeners110r
Abū Zayd et ses auditeurs
maqama 36
Abu Zayd and his listeners
folio 114v Abu Zayd and his son before the Kadi114v
Abū Zayd et son fils devant le cadi
maqama 37
Abu Zayd and his son before the Kadi
folio 117v Abu Zayd and al-Harith117v
Abū Zayd et al-Hārith
maqama 38
Abu Zayd and al-Harith
folio 118r Abu Zayd before the Governor118r
Abū Zayd devant le gouverneur
maqama 38
Abu Zayd before the Governor
folio 119v Abu Zayd and al-Harith sailing119v
Abū Zayd et al-Hārith naviguant
maqama 39
Abu Zayd and al-Harith sailing
folio 120v Abu Zayd and al-Harith before the king's palace120v
Abū Zayd et al-Hārith devant le palais du roi
maqama 39
Abu Zayd and al-Harith before the king's palace
folio 121r The Mysterious Island121r
L'īle mystérieuse
maqama 39
The Mysterious Island
folio 122v Queen giving birth122v
La reine accouchant
maqama 39
Queen giving birth
folio 125r Abu Zayd before the Kadi125r
Abū Zayd devant le cadi
maqama 40
Abu Zayd before the Kadi
folio 126r The Kadi doing justice126r
Cadi rendant justice
maqama 40
The Kadi doing justice
folio 130r Abu Zayd recognized by al-Harith130r
Abū Zayd reconnu par al-Hārith
maqama 41
Abu Zayd recognized by al-Harith
folio 130v Abu Zayd leaving al-Harith130v
Abū Zayd quittant al-Hārith
maqama 41
Abu Zayd leaving al-Harith
folio 131v Abu Zayd and his listeners131v
Abū Zayd et ses auditeurs
maqama 42
Abu Zayd and his listeners
folio 133v Abu Zayd and his listeners133v
Abū Zayd et ses auditeurs
maqama 42
Abu Zayd and his listeners
folio 134r Abu Zayd sleeping and al-Harith134r
Abū Zayd endormi et al-Hārith
maqama 43
Abu Zayd sleeping and al-Harith
folio 138r Abu Zayd and al-Harith arriving in a village138r
Abū Zayd et al-Hārith arrivant dans un village
maqama 43
Abu Zayd and al-Harith arriving in a village
folio 139v al-Harith invited to the meal139v
al-Hārith invité au repas
maqama 44
al-Harith invited to the meal
folio 140r al-Harith invited to the meal140r
al-Hārith invité au repas
maqama 44
al-Harith invited to the meal
folio 143r Abu Zayd fleeing143r
Abū Zayd s'enfuyant
maqama 44
Abu Zayd fleeing
folio 146r Abu Zayd before the Kadi146r
Abū Zayd devant le cadi
maqama 45
Abu Zayd before the Kadi
folio 148v Abu Zayd teaching148v
Abū Zayd enseignant
maqama 46
Abu Zayd teaching
folio 152r Abu Zayd teaching152r
Abū Zayd enseignant
maqama 46
Abu Zayd teaching
folio 154v Abu Zayd practicing medicine154v
Abū Zayd pratiquant la médecine
maqama 47
Abu Zayd practicing medicine
folio 155v Abu Zayd demanding money155v
Abū Zayd réclamant l'argent
maqama 47
Abu Zayd demanding money
folio 156r Abu Zayd demanding money156r
Abū Zayd réclamant l'argent
maqama 47
Abu Zayd demanding money
folio 158v Abu Zayd in the mosque158v
Abū Zayd dans la mosquée
maqama 48
Abu Zayd in the mosque
folio 160v Abu Zayd dying and his son160v
Abū Zayd mourant et son fils
maqama 49
Abu Zayd dying and his son
folio 162v Abu Zayd dying and his son162v
Abū Zayd mourant et son fils
maqama 49
Abu Zayd dying and his son
folio 164v Abu Zayd in the mosque of Basra164v
Abū Zayd dans la mosquée de Basra
maqama 50
Abu Zayd in the mosque of Basra
folio 166r Abu Zayd and al-Harith166r
Abū Zayd et al-Hārith
maqama 50
Abu Zayd and al-Harith


Source: Bibliothčque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Arabe 5847


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