A Youth Standing ca. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper mounted on an album page H: W: cm Isfahan, Iran Purchase--Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M.
A miniature of Nizami’s work. Layla and Majnun meet for the last time before their deaths. Both have fainted and Majnun’s elderly messenger attempts to revive Layla while wild animals protect the pair from unwelcome intruders.