"Bazur, the Magician, Raises up Darkness and a Storm", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)

Author: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)
Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: ca. 1430–40
Geography: India
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: 7.75 in. high 8.12 in. wide (19.7 cm high 20.6 cm wide)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: The Grinnell Collection, Bequest of William Milne Grinnell, 1920
Accession Number: 20.120.248

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