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18th century Persian Miniature

18th century Persian Miniature

AN OTTOMAN DRAWING OF A PERI, TURKEY, 16TH CENTURY

AN OTTOMAN DRAWING OF A PERI, TURKEY, 16TH CENTURY

Shaikh Mihna and the Peasant: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din cAttar, ca. 1487; Timurid  Iran (Herat)

Shaikh Mihna and the Peasant: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din cAttar, ca. 1487; Timurid Iran (Herat)

"Bahram Gur's Skill with the Bow", Folio from a Haft Paikar (Seven Portraits) of the Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami Nizami (Ilyas Abu Muhammad Nizam al-Din of Ganja) (probably 1141–1217)

"Bahram Gur's Skill with the Bow", Folio from a Haft Paikar (Seven Portraits) of the Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami Nizami (Ilyas Abu Muhammad Nizam al-Din of Ganja) (probably 1141–1217)

Youth holding a candle and an incense burner, ca. 1640 Iranian, Safavid period

Youth holding a candle and an incense burner, ca. 1640 Iranian, Safavid period

Yusuf and Zulaykha (Verso); Illustration and Text (Persian Verses); Anthology with some verses from Haft Awrang (Seven Thrones) of Jami | Cleveland Museum of Art

Yusuf and Zulaykha (Verso); Illustration and Text (Persian Verses); Anthology with some verses from Haft Awrang (Seven Thrones) of Jami | Cleveland Museum of Art

14th-century Persian manuscript

14th-century Persian manuscript

Sagittarius These images come form an egyptian manuscript from the 14th/15th centuries. It reproduces a persian astrological treatise from ~9th century - 'Kitâb al-Mawalid' - by Abû Ma'shar, said to have been the most influential document in the development of western astrology. [I believe it is otherwise known as 'The Book of Nativities' or 'The Book of Revolution of the Birth Years'.]

Sagittarius These images come form an egyptian manuscript from the 14th/15th centuries. It reproduces a persian astrological treatise from ~9th century - 'Kitâb al-Mawalid' - by Abû Ma'shar, said to have been the most influential document in the development of western astrology. [I believe it is otherwise known as 'The Book of Nativities' or 'The Book of Revolution of the Birth Years'.]

Gaykhatu was the fifth Ilkhanate ruler in Iran. He reigned from 1291 to 1295.During his reign, Gaykhatu was a noted dissolute who was addicted to wine, women, and sodomy, according to Mirkhond.

Gaykhatu was the fifth Ilkhanate ruler in Iran. He reigned from 1291 to 1295.During his reign, Gaykhatu was a noted dissolute who was addicted to wine, women, and sodomy, according to Mirkhond.

Ghazan (center) - Mahmud Ghazan (1271–1304) was the seventh ruler of the Mongol Empire's Ilkhanate division in modern-day Iran from 1295 to 1304. He was the son of Arghun and Quthluq Khatun, continuing a line of rulers who were direct descendants of Genghis Khan. Considered the most prominent of the Ilkhans, he is best known for making a political conversion to Islam in 1295 when he took the throne, marking a turning point for the dominant religion of Mongols in Central Asia.

Ghazan (center) - Mahmud Ghazan (1271–1304) was the seventh ruler of the Mongol Empire's Ilkhanate division in modern-day Iran from 1295 to 1304. He was the son of Arghun and Quthluq Khatun, continuing a line of rulers who were direct descendants of Genghis Khan. Considered the most prominent of the Ilkhans, he is best known for making a political conversion to Islam in 1295 when he took the throne, marking a turning point for the dominant religion of Mongols in Central Asia.


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The beauty of assymetry. 15th C. Persian Miniature from Khamseh of Nizami.  Herat via the Met.

The beauty of assymetry. 15th C. Persian Miniature from Khamseh of Nizami. Herat via the Met.

The Drowning Man: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din cAttar, ca. 1487; Timurid  Iran (Herat)

The Drowning Man: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din cAttar, ca. 1487; Timurid Iran (Herat)

The Man and the Ruffian: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din cAttar, ca. 1600; Safavid  Iran (Isfahan)

The Man and the Ruffian: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din cAttar, ca. 1600; Safavid Iran (Isfahan)

The painting illustrates the siege of Baghdad by the Mongolian armies of Hulagu Khan in 1258. Caliph Al-Musta'sim crosses the bridge on the Tigris, ready to meet Hulagu Khan (grandson of Genghis Khan). On the top of the walls of the city a Persan poem written by Sayf Al-Vahedi celebrates the charm of Baghdad.  The figures are dressed as Timurids of the 15th Century

The painting illustrates the siege of Baghdad by the Mongolian armies of Hulagu Khan in 1258. Caliph Al-Musta'sim crosses the bridge on the Tigris, ready to meet Hulagu Khan (grandson of Genghis Khan). On the top of the walls of the city a Persan poem written by Sayf Al-Vahedi celebrates the charm of Baghdad. The figures are dressed as Timurids of the 15th Century

JĀMEʿ al-TAWĀRIḴ ii. Illustration – "Enthronement." Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Orientabteilung, Diez A, fol. 70 S. 10. Cf. Ipşiroğlu, p. 22. Ruler and his consort surrounders by viziers, musicians, dancers, guards and falconers.

JĀMEʿ al-TAWĀRIḴ ii. Illustration – "Enthronement." Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Orientabteilung, Diez A, fol. 70 S. 10. Cf. Ipşiroğlu, p. 22. Ruler and his consort surrounders by viziers, musicians, dancers, guards and falconers.

Movable Palaces Mongols cook beside their finely decorated tents in this illustration from Jami‘ al-Tawarikh (Universal History) by the Persian physician Rashid al-Din (1247–1318). The tents, with their central opening, still bear some similarity to yurts. This painting dates to around 1430.  BIBLIOTHÈQUE NATIONALE / SCALA-WHITE IMAGES / ART RESOURCE    Source: Felt Tents and Pavilions. Peter A. Andrews. 1999, Melisende, 1-90-1764-05-2, £90 (2 vol) hb.

Movable Palaces Mongols cook beside their finely decorated tents in this illustration from Jami‘ al-Tawarikh (Universal History) by the Persian physician Rashid al-Din (1247–1318). The tents, with their central opening, still bear some similarity to yurts. This painting dates to around 1430. BIBLIOTHÈQUE NATIONALE / SCALA-WHITE IMAGES / ART RESOURCE Source: Felt Tents and Pavilions. Peter A. Andrews. 1999, Melisende, 1-90-1764-05-2, £90 (2 vol) hb.

Mongolian hats as examples of more unique/unusual hat shapes. Historic reference.

Mongolian hats as examples of more unique/unusual hat shapes. Historic reference.

An Ottoman Drawing of a Peri, attributable to Veli Can, Turkey, 16th century | Lot | Sotheby's

An Ottoman Drawing of a Peri, attributable to Veli Can, Turkey, 16th century | Lot | Sotheby's

Ilkhanid period. Tabriz. 1300-1320. Hulagu Khan and wife Doquz

Ilkhanid period. Tabriz. 1300-1320. Hulagu Khan and wife Doquz

Study of the moon and stars.  Ottoman miniature from 17th century.   Istanbul.

Study of the moon and stars. Ottoman miniature from 17th century. Istanbul.

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