Visiting Sleeping Beauties: Reawakening Fashion? You must join the virtual exhibition queue when you arrive. If capacity has been reached for the day, the queue will close early.

Learn more
Persian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Persian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Babaie, Sussan, and Marie Lukens Swietochowski
1989
87 pages
View More Publication Info

Foreword

Introduction

Notes

Persian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Bibliography

The Queen of Sheba Enthroned, Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper
late 19th–early 20th century
Meeting of a Prince and Poet, Ink, opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on paper
mid-16th century
Lion (Chi'lin) in a Landscape, Ink, watercolor, and gold on paper
late 16th century
Decorative Drawing, Ink, watercolor, and gold on paper
first half 15th century
Two Lohans, Ink and transparent watercolor on paper
ca. 1480
Two Mounted Warriors, Ink, watercolor, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
mid-16th century
Turkomen Horseman, Ink, transparent and opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
16th century
Turkoman Prisoner, Ink and transparent watercolor on paper
ca. 1610
Mounted Hunter with Dog Pursuing Game Birds, Ink and transparent watercolor on paper
16th century
A Princely Hunt, Ink, gold, and watercolor on paper
late 16th century
Velvet Panel with Hunting Scene, Silk, flat metal thread; cut and voided velvet
ca. 1540
Hunting Scene, Ink and watercolor on paper
late 16th century
Hunting Scene, Ink on paper
second half 16th century
Hero and Dragon, Ink, watercolor, and gold on paper
third quarter 16th century
Majnun in the Wilderness, Ink, transparent and opaque watercolor on paper
last quarter 16th century
Majnun in the Wilderness, Ink, transparent watercolor, and gold on paper
second half 16th century
"Man with a Ram," Folio from the Bellini Album, Ink, wash, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
ca. 1600
An Emaciated Horse Led by His Master, Ink and watercolor on paper
late 16th century
The Prince and the Petitioner, Vali Jan  Iranian, Ink and gold on paper
Vali Jan
late 16th century
Groom and Rider, Ink and watercolor on paper
1540–50
Showing 20 of 42

View Citations

Swietochowski, Marie Lukens, and Sussan Babaie. 1989. Persian Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: Metropolitan museum of art.