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Title: "Kai Kavus Falls from the Sky", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (Iranian, Paj ca. 940/41–1020 Tus)
Date: ca. 1330–40
Geography: Attributed to Iran, probably Isfahan
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper
H. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
W. 4 5/16 in. (10.9 cm)
H. 8 1/8 in. (20.7 cm)
W. 5 5/16 in. (13.5 cm)
H. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm)
W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm)
Credit Line: Bequest of Monroe C. Gutman, 1974
Accession Number: 1974.290.9
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