The art of the Persian miniature reached its peak mainly during the Mongol and Timurid periods - Century). Mongolian rulers brought a great number of Chinese artisans. Paper itself, reached Persia from China in 753 AD. and a strong Chinese influence.
A SAGE AND HIS PUPIL IRAN, CENTURY Oil on arched canvas, a young prince sits with an elderly sage on a carpeted terrace, an open book between them and more piled up before them, a small pearl-studded box.