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The Metropolitan Museum of Art, H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Gift of Horace Havemeyer, 1929 (1929.160.21-22), Rogers fund, 1936 (36.113.1-3), Cora Timken Burnett Collection of Persian Miniatures and Other Persian Art Objects, Bequest of Cora Timken Burnett, 1956 (57.51.35-36) © 2009 The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Accession Number:
29.160.21-22, 36.113.1-3, 57.51.35-36
Title of Work:
Shahnama (1341)
Hijri Date:
741 Dhu'l-Qa'da 20
Gregorian Date:
1341 May 15
Origin:
Shiraz, Injuid
Patron:
Qavam al-Din Hasan
Folios extant in ms.:
7
Columns x Rows:
6 x 30
Page Size (h x w):
367 x 301 mm
Text Size (h x w):
286 x 240 mm
Script:
Naskh
Sample Page Folio:
29.160.21 (v)
Ms Type:
Detached manuscript folios
Ms Status:
Various separate pages
Completion Status:
Search not completed
Illustrations in ms:
7 ( 7 Shahnama )
Illustration Records in archive:
Last updated by:
charles
Date last updated:
2009-06-22 12:02
 
Public Notes
Seven illustrated folios from the 1341 Injuid Shahnama. See also dispersed manuscript section.
Project Notes
Seven sheets from the 1341 Inju shahnama.

Sample page number and photo to be altered to 29.160.22r when Met CD arrives. BM

All folios also entered in dispersed mss. section. BM

 
References
Dating Ref:
Colophon Extracted from the colophon of the work.
Origin Ref:
Colophon Extracted from the colophon of the work.
Folio 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.
Illustration 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.
 
 
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29.160.21 (v)
sample page
f. 001v
Rustam feasts with Isfandiyar (1341)
f. 002v
Bizhan slaughters the wild boar (1341)
f. 003r
Arjasp defeats Gushtasp (1341)
f. 004r
Kay Khusrau's champions lost in the snow (1341)
f. 005v
Gustaham in conversation with the weeping talisman (1341)
f. 006v
Siyavush plays polo before Afrasiyab (1341)
f. 007v
Rustam and Isfandiyar parley (1341)