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Iskandarnama (Book of Alexander) by Nizami (d. 1209)

Artist:
Mirza Hasan Isfahani  Search this
Sayyid Mirza Naqqash  Search this
Sayfullah Khansari  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 36.7 x 23.7 cm (14 7/16 x 9 5/16 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Print
Origin:
Tehran, Iran
Date:
ca.1857
Period:
Qajar period
Topic:
elephant  Search this
battle  Search this
Qajar period (1779 - 1925)  Search this
rhinoceros  Search this
nasta'liq script  Search this
Iran  Search this
shah  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Henri Vever collection  Search this
epic  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1986.63
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1986.63

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