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A woman having wine in solitude. A wall painting from Chehel Sotoun pavilion in Isfahan, Iran, 17th century

A woman having wine in solitude. A wall painting from Chehel Sotoun pavilion in Isfahan, Iran, 17th century

Persian Qajar Painting http://www.textileasart.com/inventory/a939.jpg

Persian Qajar Painting http://www.textileasart.com/inventory/a939.jpg

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Lovers in a Landscape  • Persian, Safavid Period, second half of 16th century  Mashhad or Qazvin, Iran  DIMENSIONS  W: 9 x L: 18 cm (3 9/16 x 7 1/16 in.)  MEDIUM OR TECHNIQUE  Opaque watercolor on paper  Hanging from the belt of this young lover is a tapered knife ("kard") in a long sheath. Although employed as a weapon to pierce mail, the "kard" became a popular item of dress for both men and women, used as a utility knife to cut fruit or other mundane items.

Lovers in a Landscape • Persian, Safavid Period, second half of 16th century Mashhad or Qazvin, Iran DIMENSIONS W: 9 x L: 18 cm (3 9/16 x 7 1/16 in.) MEDIUM OR TECHNIQUE Opaque watercolor on paper Hanging from the belt of this young lover is a tapered knife ("kard") in a long sheath. Although employed as a weapon to pierce mail, the "kard" became a popular item of dress for both men and women, used as a utility knife to cut fruit or other mundane items.

Paisley top of crown + accents on belt

Paisley top of crown + accents on belt

Safavid painting (captioned "woman having wine in solitude"... a lovely concept!), Isfahan, Iran by Earth, Water, Air, Fire, via Flickr

Safavid painting (captioned "woman having wine in solitude"... a lovely concept!), Isfahan, Iran by Earth, Water, Air, Fire, via Flickr

A portrait of a Musician, Persia, Qajar, 19th century  Oil on canvas, framed  133 by 84cm.

A portrait of a Musician, Persia, Qajar, 19th century Oil on canvas, framed 133 by 84cm.

Dancer Qajar Persia, 19th Century

Dancer Qajar Persia, 19th Century

بانوی جوان در حال نواختن کمانچه ، شیوه ابوالقاسم، ربع اول قرن 19 میلادی. A COURT MUSICIAN PLAYING THE KEMANCHE  SCHOOL OF ABU'L QASIM, IRAN, FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY  Oil on canvas, a young musician wearing a red floral embroidered skirt and jewelled yellow jacket kneels on a floral carpet playing a kemanche, before her a white floral tray with two glasses, very small areas of repainting, unlined, in gilt-wood frame with identification inscription below 140.8 x 80.4cm

بانوی جوان در حال نواختن کمانچه ، شیوه ابوالقاسم، ربع اول قرن 19 میلادی. A COURT MUSICIAN PLAYING THE KEMANCHE SCHOOL OF ABU'L QASIM, IRAN, FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY Oil on canvas, a young musician wearing a red floral embroidered skirt and jewelled yellow jacket kneels on a floral carpet playing a kemanche, before her a white floral tray with two glasses, very small areas of repainting, unlined, in gilt-wood frame with identification inscription below 140.8 x 80.4cm

بانوی جوان در حال نواختن کمانچه ، شیوه ابوالقاسم، ربع اول قرن 19 میلادی. A COURT MUSICIAN PLAYING THE KEMANCHE  SCHOOL OF ABU'L QASIM, IRAN, FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY  Oil on canvas, a young musician wearing a red floral embroidered skirt and jewelled yellow jacket kneels on a floral carpet playing a kemanche, before her a white floral tray with two glasses, very small areas of repainting, unlined, in gilt-wood frame with identification inscription below 140.8 x 80.4cm

بانوی جوان در حال نواختن کمانچه ، شیوه ابوالقاسم، ربع اول قرن 19 میلادی. A COURT MUSICIAN PLAYING THE KEMANCHE SCHOOL OF ABU'L QASIM, IRAN, FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY Oil on canvas, a young musician wearing a red floral embroidered skirt and jewelled yellow jacket kneels on a floral carpet playing a kemanche, before her a white floral tray with two glasses, very small areas of repainting, unlined, in gilt-wood frame with identification inscription below 140.8 x 80.4cm

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