Isfandiyar's Funeral Procession: From the Great Mongol Shahnama (Book of Kings), 1330s Iran, probably Tabriz Ink, colors, and gold on paper 8 5/8 x 11 3/8 in. (22 x 29 cm) Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1933 (33.70)

Isfandiyar's Funeral Procession: From the Great Mongol Shahnama (Book of Kings), Iran, probably Tabriz Ink, colors, and gold on paper; x 29 cm) The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Arts of the Islamic World | Folio from a Divan (collected poems) by Hafiz (d. 1390); recto: Sufi dance; verso: text, Poem of God's me...

mUHAMMAD qUTBSHAH - Divan</i> (collected poems) by Hafiz (d. verso: text, Poem of God's mercy for the lover's heart, and poem of the beloved who is the breath of faith

Rashid al-Din, Jami’ al-Tawarikh (‘Compendium of Histories’)  Il-Khanid: Tabriz, 1314 Opaque watercolour, ink, gold and silver on paper Edinburgh University Library, MS. Or. 20, fol. 6

Rashid al-Din, Jami’ al-Tawarikh (‘Compendium of Histories’) Il-Khanid: Tabriz, 1314

"Rustam Lassos Rakhsh", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi Date: ca. 1330–40 Geography: Iran, probably Isfahan Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper Dimensions: Painting: H. 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm) W. 4 3/16 in. (10.6 cm) Page: H. 8 in. (20.3 cm) W. 5 1/8 in. (13 cm) Mat: H. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm) W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 1974.290.6

"Rustam Lassos Rakhsh", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi Author: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript Date: ca. Geography: Iran, probably Isfahan Culture: Islamic

illustrated copy of the collection of poems (Dīvān) by Shams al-Dīn Muḥammad Ḥāfiz al-Shīrāzī who flourished in the 7th AH / 14th CE century. The present copy, containing four miniatures, was penned in an elegant nastaʿlīq hand in 946 AH / 1539 CE.

illustrated copy of the collection of poems (Dīvān) by Shams al-Dīn Muḥammad Ḥāfiz al-Shīrāzī who flourished in the AH / CE century. The present copy, containing four miniatures, was penned in an elegant nastaʿlīq hand in 946 AH / 1539 CE.

Lohrasp enthroned with scribes in attendance Rashid al-Din, Jami’ al-Tawarikh  Il-Khanid: Tabriz, 1314  Like No. 9, this image depicts Key Khosrow’s successor, Lohrasp, enthroned. Here we see figures characteristic of the Il-Khanid court: young attendants wear split-brimmed Mongol caps with their hair in bunches, while old, bearded figures with aquiline profiles have turbans and long written scrolls and pen-boxes.  They are Persian bureaucrats, indispensable to the running of the empire.

Lohrasp enthroned with scribes in attendance Rashid al-Din, Jami’ al-Tawarikh…

The dying Rostam shoots Shaghad Rashid al-Din, Jami’ al-Tawarikh Il-Khanid: Tabriz, 1314  This is one of the earliest Shahnameh illustrations that are precisely datable.

The dying Rostam shoots Shaghad Rashid al-Din, Jami’ al-Tawarikh Il-Khanid: Tabriz, 1314 This is one of the earliest Shahnameh illustrations that are precisely datable.

Nushirvan Eating Food Brought by the Sons of Mahbud: Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings), Ilkhanid period (1206–1353), 1330s Iran, Tabriz Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper; page: H. 20 3/4 in. (52.7 cm), W. 15 1/8 in. (38.4 cm)

Nushirvan Eating Food Brought by the Sons of Mahbud: Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) [Iran]

"Rustam Lassos Rakhsh", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi Author: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020) Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript Date: ca. 1330–40 Geography: Iran, probably Isfahan Culture: Islamic

"Rustam Lassos Rakhsh", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi Author: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript Date: ca. Geography: Iran, probably Isfahan Culture: Islamic

"Zal delivers Sam's letter to Manuchihr", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi Date: ca. 1330–40 Geography: Iran, probably Isfahan Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper Dimensions: Painting: H. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm) W. 4 5/16 in. (11 cm) Page: H. 8 in. (20.3 cm) W. 5 3/16 in. (13.2 cm) Mat: H. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm) W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 1974.290.3

"Zal delivers Sam's letter to Manuchihr", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi Author: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript Date: ca. Geography: Iran, probably Isfahan

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