An Elegant Man Seated under a Willow Tree Indian, Mughal, Mughal period, 1600–05 Attributed to Aqa Riza, Persian, active in India about 1580–1620 possibly Lahore, Northern India or Pakistan DIMENSIONS 14.7 x 8.2 cm (5 13/16 x 3 1/4 in.) MEDIUM OR TECHNIQUE Opaque watercolor and gold on paper http://www.mfa.org/collections/object/an-elegant-man-seated-under-a-willow-tree-148508

An Elegant Man Seated under a Willow Tree Indian, Mughal Mughal period Attributed to Aqa Riza (Persian, active in India about

A Father Advises His Son About Love (Jami (?-1492 CE Persian (?)): Haft Awrang (Seven Thrones) (ca. 1556-1565 CE Safavid Miniature Painting, Mashad, Khurasan, Iran) | Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper H: 34.2 W: 23.2 cm

هفت اورنگ جامی میلادی، دوره صفوی، مشهد Folio from a Haft Awrang (Seven Thrones) by Jami (d. recto: a father advises his son about love; verso: text Safavid period Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper H: W: cm Mashad, Khurasan, Iran

The Feast of Sada: From the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp, ca. 1525

"The Feast of Sada", Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp, Abu'l Qasim Firdausi Artist: Painting attributed to Sultan Muhammad (active first half century), ca.

a shop 1587 golden chain by jami

Miniatures, Gouache, cm Origin: Iran, 1587 Album: Manuscript 'Silsilat Al-Dhahhab' by Jami Source of entry: 1945 School: Qazvin-Mashkhad Theme: Literature

Folio from a "Shahnameh": The Iranians Capture Afrasiyab's      Fortress, ca. 1580-1590. Ink and opaque watercolor on paper, 14 1/2 x 8 3/4in. (36.8 x 22.2cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc., 86.227.148 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 86.227.148_IMLS_PS3.jpg)

Folio from a "Shahnameh": The Iranians Capture Afrasiyab's Fortress Medium: Ink and opaque watercolor on paper Dates: ca. Dynasty: Safavid Period: Safavid period Dimensions: 14 x 8 x Brooklyn Museum: Arts of the Islamic World

Arts of the Islamic World | Folio from <i>Aja'ib al-makhluqat</i> (Wonders of Creation) by al-Qazvini; recto: Constellations of the Southern Hemisphere: Corvus (al-Ghurab), Centaurus (Qanturis); verso: Lupus (al-Saba'), Ara (al-Mijmara), Corona Austrina | F1954.48

Folio from Aja'ib al-makhluqat (Wonders of Creation) by al-Qazvini; recto: Constellations of the Southern Hemisphere: Corvus (al-Ghurab), Centaurus (Qanturis); verso: Lupus (al-Saba'), Ara (al-Mijmara), Corona Austrina early century

An illustrated folio made for Shah Tahmasp of Persia in the 1500s sold for $12.2 million imageMost expensive Islamic art ever sold  This illustration from the Shahnameh, or "Book of Kings," sold for nearly four times pre-sale expectations to an anonymous telephone bidder during a Sotheby's auction in London in May 2011. Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/thelife50?op=1#ixzz3O5B04psl

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Can you guess when was this perfect example of illustrated Islamic art,sold in Southeby's May 2011 auction for made for Shah of Persia.

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