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Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript
Muhammad al-Zanjani
Date: dated A.H. 531/ A.D. 1137
Medium: Ink, gold, and opaque watercolor on paper
Accession Number: 1996.294.1
Anthology of Persian Poetry in Oblong Format (Safina)
Sultan Muhammad Nur
(ca. 1472–ca. 1536)
Date: dated A.H. 905/A.D. 1499–1500
Medium: Ink, watercolor, and gold on paper Binding: leather
Accession Number: 1997.71
"Shah Jahan Watching an Elephant Fight", Folio from a Padshahnama
Bulaqi
Date: probably 1639
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 1989.135
"Krishna Holds Up Mount Govardhan to Shelter the Villagers of Braj", Folio from a Harivamsa (The Legend of Hari (Krishna))
Date: ca. 1590–95
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 28.63.1
Section from the "Qur'an of 'Umar Aqta"
`Umar Aqta'
Date: late 14th–early 15th century (before 1405)
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 18.17.3
Qur'an of Ibrahim Sultan
Ibrahim Sultan
Date: dated A.H. 830/A.D. 1427
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 13.228.2
"Alexander and the Circle of Seven Sages", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami
Nizami (Ilyas Abu Muhammad Nizam al-Din of Ganja)
(probably 1141–1217)
Date: 15th century
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 13.228.9.2
"The Funeral of Isfandiyar", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: 1330s
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 33.70
"Surkha Captured by Faramarz is Condemned by Rustam", Folio 204v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1525–30
Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 1970.301.31
"The Fire Ordeal of Siyavush", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: 1482
Medium: Ink, watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 45.150
Bifolium from a Qur'an Manuscript
Date: 15th century
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 62.152.8
"Sultan Sanjar and the Old Woman", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami
Nizami (Ilyas Abu Muhammad Nizam al-Din of Ganja)
(probably 1141–1217)
Date: A.H. 931/A.D. 1524–25
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 13.228.7.2
"The Fox and the Drum", Folio from a Kalila wa Dimna
Date: 18th century
Medium: Ink and opaque watercolor on paper
Accession Number: 1981.373.29
Page of Calligraphy from an Anthology of Poetry by Sa`di and Hafiz
Sa'di
(1213/19–92)
Date: late 15th century
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 11.84.12
"Buzurjmihr Masters the Game of Chess", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1330–40
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper
Accession Number: 1974.290.39
"Rustam Avenges his Own Impending Death", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1330–40
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper
Accession Number: 1974.290.31
Princely Hawking Party
Attributed to Mirza 'Ali
(active ca. 1525–75)
Date: ca. 1570
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 12.223.1
Page of Calligraphy from a Kalila wa Dimna
Date: 18th century
Medium: Ink and opaque watercolor on paper
Accession Number: 1981.373.85
Folio from a Mu'nis al-ahrar fi daqa'iq al-ash'ar (The Free Man's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Jajarmi
Muhammad ibn Badr al-Din Jajarmi
(active 1340s)
Date: A.H. 741/A.D. 1341
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 57.51.25
Folio from a Mu'nis al-ahrar fi daqa'iq al-ash'ar (The Free Man's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Jajarmi
Muhammad ibn Badr al-Din Jajarmi
(active 1340s)
Date: A.H. 741/A.D. 1340–41
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 19.68.1
"Zal Slays Khazarvan", Folio 104r from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1525–30
Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 1970.301.15
Section of a Qur'an Manuscript
Copied by `Umar Aqta'
Date: late 14th–early 15th century
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 1972.279
Section from a Qur'an Manuscript
Date: dated A.H. 588/ A.D. 1192–93
Medium: Ink, gold, and opaque watercolor on paper
Accession Number: 2004.89
"Bahram Gur Sees a Herd of Deer Mesmerized by Dilaram' s Music", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Amir Khusrau Dihlavi
Amir Khusrau Dihlavi
(1253–1325)
Date: 1597–98
Medium: Main support: ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Margins: gold on dyed paper
Accession Number: 13.228.28
"The Seven Sleepers of Ephesus Discovered by Alexander the Great", Folio from a Falnama (Book of Omens)
Date: 1550s
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 35.64.3
"Battle Between Iranians and Turanians", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)
Muhammad al-Qivam al-Shirazi
(active ca. 1560s)
Date: 1562–83
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 52.20.9b
"Siyavush Plays Polo before Afrasiyab", Folio 180v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1525–30
Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 1970.301.26
"Faramarz Slays Varazad", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1330–40
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper
Accession Number: 1974.290.20
"Bizhan Receives an Invitation through Manizha's Nurse", Folio 300v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1525–30
Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 1970.301.42
Illuminated Frontipiece of a Manuscript of the Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds)
Sultan 'Ali al-Mashhadi
(active late 15th–early 16th century)
Date: text: dated A.H. 892/ A.D. 1487; illumination: ca. 1600
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 63.210.1
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript
Muhammad al-Zanjani
Date: dated A.H. 531/ A.D. 1137
Accession Number: 1996.294.1
Anthology of Persian Poetry in Oblong Format (Safina)
Sultan Muhammad Nur
(ca. 1472–ca. 1536)
Date: dated A.H. 905/A.D. 1499–1500
Accession Number: 1997.71
"Shah Jahan Watching an Elephant Fight", Folio from a Padshahnama
Bulaqi
Date: probably 1639
Accession Number: 1989.135
Section from the "Qur'an of 'Umar Aqta"
`Umar Aqta'
Date: late 14th–early 15th century (before 1405)
Accession Number: 18.17.3
Qur'an of Ibrahim Sultan
Ibrahim Sultan
Date: dated A.H. 830/A.D. 1427
Accession Number: 13.228.2
"Alexander and the Circle of Seven Sages", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami
Nizami (Ilyas Abu Muhammad Nizam al-Din of Ganja)
(probably 1141–1217)
Date: 15th century
Accession Number: 13.228.9.2
"The Funeral of Isfandiyar", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: 1330s
Accession Number: 33.70
"Surkha Captured by Faramarz is Condemned by Rustam", Folio 204v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1525–30
Accession Number: 1970.301.31
"The Fire Ordeal of Siyavush", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: 1482
Accession Number: 45.150
Bifolium from a Qur'an Manuscript
Date: 15th century
Accession Number: 62.152.8
"Sultan Sanjar and the Old Woman", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami
Nizami (Ilyas Abu Muhammad Nizam al-Din of Ganja)
(probably 1141–1217)
Date: A.H. 931/A.D. 1524–25
Accession Number: 13.228.7.2
"The Fox and the Drum", Folio from a Kalila wa Dimna
Date: 18th century
Accession Number: 1981.373.29
Page of Calligraphy from an Anthology of Poetry by Sa`di and Hafiz
Sa'di
(1213/19–92)
Date: late 15th century
Accession Number: 11.84.12
"Buzurjmihr Masters the Game of Chess", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1330–40
Accession Number: 1974.290.39
"Rustam Avenges his Own Impending Death", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1330–40
Accession Number: 1974.290.31
Princely Hawking Party
Attributed to Mirza 'Ali
(active ca. 1525–75)
Date: ca. 1570
Accession Number: 12.223.1
Page of Calligraphy from a Kalila wa Dimna
Date: 18th century
Accession Number: 1981.373.85
Folio from a Mu'nis al-ahrar fi daqa'iq al-ash'ar (The Free Man's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Jajarmi
Muhammad ibn Badr al-Din Jajarmi
(active 1340s)
Date: A.H. 741/A.D. 1341
Accession Number: 57.51.25
Folio from a Mu'nis al-ahrar fi daqa'iq al-ash'ar (The Free Man's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Jajarmi
Muhammad ibn Badr al-Din Jajarmi
(active 1340s)
Date: A.H. 741/A.D. 1340–41
Accession Number: 19.68.1
"Zal Slays Khazarvan", Folio 104r from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1525–30
Accession Number: 1970.301.15
Section of a Qur'an Manuscript
Copied by `Umar Aqta'
Date: late 14th–early 15th century
Accession Number: 1972.279
Section from a Qur'an Manuscript
Date: dated A.H. 588/ A.D. 1192–93
Accession Number: 2004.89
"Battle Between Iranians and Turanians", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)
Muhammad al-Qivam al-Shirazi
(active ca. 1560s)
Date: 1562–83
Accession Number: 52.20.9b
"Siyavush Plays Polo before Afrasiyab", Folio 180v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1525–30
Accession Number: 1970.301.26
"Faramarz Slays Varazad", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1330–40
Accession Number: 1974.290.20
"Bizhan Receives an Invitation through Manizha's Nurse", Folio 300v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1525–30
Accession Number: 1970.301.42
Illuminated Frontipiece of a Manuscript of the Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds)
Sultan 'Ali al-Mashhadi
(active late 15th–early 16th century)
Date: text: dated A.H. 892/ A.D. 1487; illumination: ca. 1600
Accession Number: 63.210.1
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