Majnun-Dies-on-Layla-s-Grave.jpg Miniatures, Gouache, cm Origin: Iran, Timurid Dynasty Album: The Khamsa by Nizami Personage: Majnun Source of entry: First Branch of the State Hermitage Museum, 1924 School: Herat Theme: Literature
Youth holding his turban circa Safavid period Opaque watercolor and gold on paper H: W: cm Isfahan, Iran Purchase--Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M.
حضرت علی و حسنین (ع)، قرن 19 ميلادي، حراجی کریستی، گواش آبرنگ و طلا بر روی کاغذ، 36.2 در 22.8 سانتیمتر SHAMA'IL NAMA IRAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY Gold and pigments on paper, 'Ali, Hassan and Husayn depicted in an oval medallion in the centre, angels appear in the sky, bordered with the names of the 14 Innocents, various calligraphic medallions in gold thuluth script around, on profusely illuminated ground in gold and polychrome, on card 36.2x 22.8cm
Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; recto: Bahram Gur and the Princess in the Yellow Pavilion; verso: text, Princess telling the story circa 1550 Safavid period Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper H: W: cm Shiraz, Iran
Anthology of Persian Poetry Object Name: Illustrated manuscript Date: century Geography: Attributed to Iran, Shiraz Medium: Main support: Ink, opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on paper Binding: Leather and gold Dimensions: 10 x x