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The great sages mourn the death of Iskandar
 
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Ms. Persian 4-5 (in index)
 
20 - Iskandar (14 years)
 
The great sages mourn the death of Iskandar
 
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Details
Manuscript:
Ms. Persian 4-5
Accession Number:
Ms. Persian 5
Scene:
The great sages mourn the death of Iskandar
Dimensions (h x w):
162 x 246 mm
Format:
Stepped within borders
Hijri Date:
741 Dhu'l-Qa'da 20
Gregorian Date:
1341 May 14
School:
Inju
Last updated by:
charles
Date last updated:
2013-12-04 12:37
Record Status:
Ready to upload to website
 
Public Notes
A second folio of the 1341 Inju Shahnama. The maximum dimensions of the painting are given, including the slight protrusions that cut the margins. Pyramid structure.
 
Project Notes
Need image of verso side if possible.

Editions
Mohl Bertel's Khaleghi- Motlagh Dabir-Siyaqi
Chapter Iskandar (14 years) Iskandar (1931) Iskandar (2069)
First Line 1830
Break Line Before 1876
Break Line After 1879
Last Line 1881
 
References
General Ref:
Simpson, M.S. A reconstruction and preliminary account of the 1341 Shahnama, with some further thoughts on early Shahnama illustration. (in Persian painting from the Mongols to the Qajars. Studies in honour of Basil W. Robinson) (in Pembroke Persian Papers) (ed. Hillenbrand, R.) 3 pp. 217-47 I.B. Tauris. London. UK.
Dating Ref:
Colophon Extracted from the colophon of the work.