"Bahram Gur Sees a Herd of Deer Mesmerized by Dilaram' s Music", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Amir Khusrau Dihlavi

Poet: Amir Khusrau Dihlavi (1253–1325)
Artist: Attributed to Miskin (active ca. 1570–1604)
Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: 1597–98
Geography: India
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Main support: ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Margins: gold on dyed paper
Dimensions: 9 5/8 x 5 15/16in. (24.5 x 15.1cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Gift of Alexander Smith Cochran, 1913
Accession Number: 13.228.28

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