"Coffin of Imam 'Ali", Folio from a Falnama (The Book of Omens) of Ja'far al-Sadiq Date: mid-1550s–early 1560s Geography: Iran, Tabriz Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Dimensions: Painting: H. 22 5/16 in. (56.7 cm) W. 16 7/8 in. (42.8 cm) Mat : H. 28 in. (71.1 cm) W. 22 in. (55.9 cm) Frame: H. 30 1/2 in. (77.5 cm) W. 24 1/2 in. (62.2 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 50.23.2

"Coffin of Imam 'Ali", Folio from a Falnama (The Book of Omens) of Ja'far al-Sadiq Date: Iran, Tabriz Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper

"Allegory of Worldly and Otherworldly Drunkenness", Folio from the Divan of Hafiz Painting by Sultan Muhammad (active first half 16th century) Date: ca. 1531–33 Geography: Iran, Tabriz Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper Dimensions: Illuminated folio: Painting: H. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm) W. 5 15/16 in. (15.1 cm) Page: H. 11 3/8 in. (28.9 cm) W. 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 1988.430

Allegory of Worldly and Otherworldly Drunkenness: Folio from the Divan (Collected Poems) of Hafiz, Safavid period ca. Sultan Muhammad (Iranian, active first half of century) Iran, Tabriz

Boris Zvorykin (Russian, 1872–1942). Illustration for "L'oiseau de Feu" [Tsarevich Ivan on the Horse with the Golden Mane of Tsar Afron], ca. 1925. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Thomas H. Guinzburg, The Viking Press, 1979 (1979.537.5)

Illustration for "L'oiseau de Feu" [Tsarevich Ivan on the Horse with the Golden Mane of Tsar Afron] by Boris Zvorykin Gouache, metallic inks, and black ink, heightened with white, over graphite.

"Muhammad Revives the Sick Boy", Folio from a Falnama (Book of Omens) of Ja'far al-Sadiq Date: 1550s Geography: Iran, Qazvin Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Dimensions: Painting: H. 23 1/16 in. (58.6 cm) W. 17in. (43.2cm) Mat : H. 28 in. (71.1 cm) W. 22 in. (55.9 cm) Frame: H. 30 1/2 in. (77.5 cm) W. 24 1/2 in. (62.2 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 50.23.1

“Muhammad Revives the Sick Boy”, Folio from a Falnama (Book of Omens) of Ja’far al-Sadiq. Falnama is a book of omens used by fortune tellers in Iran and Turkey during the and centuries

A Portuguese mid-17th century Iran Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Dimensions: Painting: H. 7 in. (17.8 cm) W. 3 15/16 in. (10 cm) Page: H. 12 1/4 in. (31.1 cm) W. 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm) Mat: H. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm) W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 55.121.23

A Portuguese, Safavid period century Iran Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper;

Portrait of a Youth Date: late 16th century Geography: Iran Medium: Opaque watercolor and gold on paper Dimensions: H. 11 5/8 in. (29. 5 cm) W. 7 9/16 in. (19.2 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 55.121.24

Portrait of a Youth Date: late century Geography: Iran Medium: Opaque watercolor and gold on paper Dimensions: H. 5 cm) W. cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art

Portrait of a Noble Date: imitation of 16th century Geography: Iran Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper Dimensions: H. 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm) W. 7 in. (17.8 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 30.60

Portrait of a Noble Object Name: Album leaf Date: imitation of century Geography: Iran Culture: Islamic Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper Dimensions: H.

"Bahram Gur Pins the Coupling Onagers", Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp Artist: Painting attributed to Mir Sayyid 'Ali (active ca. 1530–75) Date: ca. 1530–35 Geography: Iran, Tabriz Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paper Dimensions: Painting: H. 11 1/8 in. (28.3 cm) W. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm) Page: H. 18 9/16 in. (47.1 cm) W. 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm) Mat: H. 22 in. (55.9 cm) W. 16 in. (40.6 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 1970.301.62

"Bahram Gur Pins the Coupling Onagers", Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings)…

Sultan Ibrahim 'Adil Shah II in Procession

Sultan Ibrahim 'Adil Shah II in Procession Artist: School of 'Ali Riza Object Name: Album leaf, illustrated Date: Early century Geography: India, Deccan, Bijapur

Sultan Ibrahim 'Adil Shah II Venerates a Sufi Saint

Sultan Ibrahim ‘Adil Shah II Venerates a Sufi Saint Artist: 'Ali Riza Object Name: Single Work Date: ca. Geography: India, Deccan, Bijapur Culture: Islamic Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and.

Seated Dervish Date: late 16th century Geography: Iran Medium: Ink and watercolor on paper Dimensions: H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm) W. 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 45.174.12

Seated Dervish Date: late century Geography: Iran Medium: Ink and watercolor on paper Dimensions: H. cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art

India___The Metropolitan Museum of Art - "Assad Ibn Kariba Launches a Night Attack on the Camp of Malik Iraj", Folio from a Hamzanama (The Adventures of Hamza)

The Metropolitan Museum of Art - "Assad Ibn Kariba Launches a Night Attack on the Camp of Malik Iraj", Folio from a Hamzanama (The Adventure.

Persian flanged mace being used in battle. "Khusrau Parviz's Charge against Bahram Chubina", Folio 707v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp Author: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020). Artist: Painting attributed to Bashdan Qara (active ca. 1525–35). Folio from an illustrated manuscript Date: ca. 1530–35, Iran, Tabriz, Met Museum.

Persian flanged mace being used in battle. "Khusrau Parviz's Charge against Bahram Chubina", Folio 707v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp Author: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020). Artist: Painting attributed to Bashdan Qara (active ca. 1525–35). Folio from an illustrated manuscript Date: ca. 1530–35, Iran, Tabriz, Met Museum.

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