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Title: "Kai Khusrau Defeats the Army of Makran", Folio 376v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (Iranian, Paj ca. 940/41–1020 Tus)
Painting attributed to 'Abd al-Vahhab (Iranian)
Date: ca. 1525–30
Geography: Made in Iran, Tabriz
Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paper
H. 10 9/16 in. (26.8 cm)
W. 7 13/16 in. (19.8 cm)
H. 18 5/8 in. (47.3 cm)
W. 12 11/16 in. (32.2 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Arthur A. Houghton Jr., 1970
Accession Number: 1970.301.49
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