Click to zoom Folio from a Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d.1492); recto: Solomon and Bilqis sit together and converse frankly; verso: text

Click to zoom Folio from a Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d.1492); recto: Solomon and Bilqis sit together and converse frankly; verso: text

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Series Title: Shahnama Suite Name: Shahnama Creation Date: ca. 1610 Display Dimensions: 8 17/32 in. x 4 31/32 in. (21.7 cm x 12.6 cm) Credit Line: Edwin Binney 3rd Collection Accession Number: 1990.340 Collection: The San Diego Museum of Art

Series Title: Shahnama Suite Name: Shahnama Creation Date: ca. 1610 Display Dimensions: 8 17/32 in. x 4 31/32 in. (21.7 cm x 12.6 cm) Credit Line: Edwin Binney 3rd Collection Accession Number: 1990.340 Collection: The San Diego Museum of Art

War council after the unsuccessful siege of Vienna

War council after the unsuccessful siege of Vienna

Simurg'un Timsahlarla dolu nehre düşen insanları kurtarması. -   Basawan. The Flight of the Simurgh. ca. 1590, Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection

Simurg'un Timsahlarla dolu nehre düşen insanları kurtarması. - Basawan. The Flight of the Simurgh. ca. 1590, Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection

A seated lady in an orange dress and green mantle

A seated lady in an orange dress and green mantle

Manuscript of the ‘Aja’ib al-makhluqat (Wonders of Creation) of Qazwini

Manuscript of the ‘Aja’ib al-makhluqat (Wonders of Creation) of Qazwini

Matrakçı Nasuh-Beyan-i Menazil-i Sefer-i Irakeyn-i Sultan Suleyman, written circa 1537. (Istanbul University Library)

Matrakçı Nasuh-Beyan-i Menazil-i Sefer-i Irakeyn-i Sultan Suleyman, written circa 1537. (Istanbul University Library)

Schematic View of Mecca, showing the Kaaba, from a book on Persian ceramics

Schematic View of Mecca, showing the Kaaba, from a book on Persian ceramics

Girl with Yo-yo. Present Location: Varanasi, Bharat Kala Bhavan Museum. Kullu District, Himachal Pradesh, India Date: ca 1700 CE:

Girl with Yo-yo. Present Location: Varanasi, Bharat Kala Bhavan Museum. Kullu District, Himachal Pradesh, India Date: ca 1700 CE:

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