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"Luhrasp Hears from the Returning Paladins of the Vanishing Kai Khusrau", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)

Artist:
Painting attributed to Siyavush (ca. 1536–1610)
Dedicatee:
Shah Isma'il (r. 1576–77)
Object Name:
Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date:
1576–77
Geography:
Iran, Qazvin
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H. 18 1/2 in. (47 cm) W. 12 5/8 in. (32.1 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1935
Accession Number:
35.48
449020

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