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"Battle Scene", Folio from a Zafarnama (Book of Victories) of Sharaf al-Din Yazdi

Author: Sharaf al-din 'Ali Yazdi
(1424–54)

Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: 1485–86
Geography: present-day Afghanistan, Herat
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Painting: H. 9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm) W. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm) Page: H. 12 in. (30.5 cm) W. 8 7/16 in. (21.5 cm) Mat: H. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm) W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1943
Accession Number: 43.138

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