"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: 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

"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 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

Hero and Dragon Object Name: Illustrated single work Date: third quarter 16th century Geography: Iran, Qazvin Culture: Islamic Medium: Ink, watercolor, and gold on paper

Hero and Dragon Object Name: Illustrated single work Date: third quarter 16th century Geography: Iran, Qazvin Culture: Islamic Medium: Ink, watercolor, and gold on paper

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)

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)

"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 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

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 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 Discussion between a Mullah and an Old Man", from the Davis Album Painting by Muhammad Zaman  (active 1649–1700) Date: dated 1664–65 Geography: Iran, Isfahan Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Dimensions: 13.12 in. high 8.25 in. wide (33.3 cm high 21 cm wide) Metropolitasn Museum of Art 30.95.174.2

"A Discussion between a Mullah and an Old Man", from the Davis Album Painting by Muhammad Zaman (active 1649–1700) Date: dated 1664–65 Geography: Iran, Isfahan Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Dimensions: 13.12 in. high 8.25 in. wide (33.3 cm high 21 cm wide) Metropolitasn Museum of Art 30.95.174.2

Bustan (Orchard) of Sa'di; 1529 or later; Iran, Tabriz; Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper; leather; 27.6 cm high 16.8 cm wide

Bustan (Orchard) of Sa'di; 1529 or later; Iran, Tabriz; Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper; leather; 27.6 cm high 16.8 cm wide

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 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 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 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

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