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Accession Number:
20.1839-1841
Title of Work:
Shahnama (1341)
Hijri Date:
741 Dhu'l-Qa'da 20
Gregorian Date:
1341 May 14
Origin:
Shiraz
Ownership:
Denman Waldo Ross Collection.
Patron:
Hasan Qavam al-Din wa'l-Daula
Columns x Rows:
6 x 30
Page Size (h x w):
365 x 295 mm
Text Size (h x w):
288 x 243 mm
Script:
Naskh
Ms Type:
Detached manuscript folios
Ms Status:
Single Sheets
Completion Status:
Search not completed
Illuminations in ms:
0
Illustrations in ms:
3 ( 1 Shahnama )
Illustration Records in archive:
Last updated by:
mandana
Date last updated:
2008-09-18 13:08:25
 
 
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.
Origin Ref:
Colophon Extracted from the colophon of the work.
 
 
Illustration in archive - 3     (back to top)
f. 001v
Rudaba and Zal together (1341)
f. 002v
Rustam pulls the Khaqan of Chin from his elephant by lasso (1341)
f. 003r
Iskandar visits Qaydafa disguised as a messenger (1341)