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"Elias and Khizr at the Fountain of Life', Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)

Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: late 15th century
Geography: Iran
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: 9 x 3 9/16in. (22.9 x 9cm) Dimensions of painting: 6 1/8 x 5 7/8in. (15.5 x 14.9cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Cora Timken Burnett Collection of Persian Miniatures and Other Persian Art Objects, Bequest of Cora Timken Burnett, 1956
Accession Number: 57.51.28

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