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: Folio from a Shahnama [?] (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); Battle scene

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Folio from a Shahnama [?] (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); Battle scene

Type
Detached manuscript folio
Maker(s)
Artist: Mahmud Musawwir
Historical period(s)
Safavid period, 1525-1550
School
Tabriz or Qazvin School
Medium
Color and gold on paper
Dimension(s)
H x W: 32.2 x 20.6 cm (12 11/16 x 8 1/8 in)
Geography
Iran, Tabriz or Qazvin
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1954.4
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Keyword(s)
battle, Iran, percussion instrument, Safavid period (1501 - 1722), Shahnama
Collection(s) Area
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resource(s)
Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
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