Full Size Picture Baysunghur's Shahname 001.jpg

Full Size Picture Baysunghur's Shahname 001.jpg

Rustam's seventh course: He kills the White Div, folio 124 from a Shah-nama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi (Persian, about 934-1020)

Rustam's seventh course: He kills the White Div, folio 124 from a Shah-nama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi (Persian, about 934-1020)

Bahram Gur Slays a Dragon, from The Shahnama by Firdausi, known as the Demotte Shahnama (verso)

Bahram Gur Slays a Dragon, from The Shahnama by Firdausi, known as the Demotte Shahnama (verso)

FARAYDUN STRIKES ZAHHAK WITH THE OX-HEADED MACE | ﺑﻨﺪآوﺮدن ﻓ… | Flickr

FARAYDUN STRIKES ZAHHAK WITH THE OX-HEADED MACE | ﺑﻨﺪآوﺮدن ﻓ… | Flickr

Safavid and Ottoman Period A.D. 1562–83 (A.H. 970–91). Shiraz Iran. Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Safavid and Ottoman Period A.D. 1562–83 (A.H. 970–91). Shiraz Iran. Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Illustrated and illuminated finispiece added in 1583 to a manuscript originally written in Shiraz in 1562 by Arraji Muhammad al-Qawam.Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Illustrated and illuminated finispiece added in 1583 to a manuscript originally written in Shiraz in 1562 by Arraji Muhammad al-Qawam.Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Double frontispiece from a copy of Firdawsi’s Shahnama. “Solomon and Bilqis Enthroned” Iran, Shiraz; c. 1540-1550. the David collection

Double frontispiece from a copy of Firdawsi’s Shahnama. “Solomon and Bilqis Enthroned” Iran, Shiraz; c. 1540-1550. the David collection

Penultimate text page from a copy of the Shahnama, with poetry and illumination by Taj al-Din Haydar in the margins. Safavid 1562–83. Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Penultimate text page from a copy of the Shahnama, with poetry and illumination by Taj al-Din Haydar in the margins. Safavid 1562–83. Museum of Fine Arts Boston

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