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open Armenia 1 1 62 62
open Australia 2 2 2 2
open Austria 1 3 85 85
open Belgium 1 1 0
open Canada 4 37 63 9 27 17 6 2 2
open Denmark 2 38 75 6 16 31 16 2 4
open Egypt 1 7 238 70 72 49 14 11 21 1
open France 9 62 1005 10 190 280 285 85 108 47
open Georgia 2 12 73 1 15 44 13
open Germany 10 49 1237 41 182 341 425 88 101 59
open Greece 1 3 3 2 1
open Hungary 4 6 58 20 2 36
open India 37 109 3003 75 381 405 733 83 1028 17 281
open Iran 19 100 2225 4 144 740 344 106 653 234
open Iraq 1 1 0
open Ireland 2 29 631 108 62 144 151 106 58 2
open Israel 2 15 52 6 17 3 25 1
open Italy 9 12 334 1 16 90 176 51
open Kuwait 2 18 58 9 36 1 1 2 9
open Malaysia 2 4 18 2 15 1
open Netherlands 1 1 20 20
open Pakistan 17 45 235 4 15 65 147 1 3
open Poland 5 5 30 29 1
open Portugal 1 1 0
open Qatar 1 16 167 6 10 18 133
open Romania 1 1 1 1
open Russia 5 33 1148 53 149 202 450 162 131 1
open Singapore 1 2 2 2
open Spain 1 1 80 80
open Sweden 1 2 31 31
open Switzerland 6 129 629 45 150 195 97 23 116 1 2
open Tajikistan 2 4 39 32 7
open Turkey 6 81 1285 140 595 468 79 3
open UK 27 336 4412 36 750 1186 1072 421 745 12 186
close USA 44 418 3382 299 283 723 988 260 683 33 111
close Bryn Mawr, Bryn Mawr College open 1 5 5
close Ann Arbor, Special Collections Library open 1 19 19
close Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Museum of Art open 2 37 36 1
close Baltimore, The Walters Art Museum open 6 225 6 37 143 39
close Bloomington, The Lilly Library of Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana University open 2 21 2 19
close Boston, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum open 2 3 3
close Boston, Museum of Fine Arts open 30 82 12 34 16 16 3 1
close Bridgeport, Olsen Foundation open 2 5 2 3
close Buffalo, NY, Albright-Knox Gallery open 1 0
close Cambridge, Harvard University Art Museums open 76 107 25 12 51 15 2 1
close Cambridge, Houghton Library of the Harvard College Library open 4 41 1 3 1 36
Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago open 0 0
close Cincinnati, Ohio, Cincinnati Art Museum open 1 4 4
close Cleveland, Cleveland Museum of Art open 9 11 5 2 4
close Detroit, Detroit Institute of Arts open 1 2 2
close Evanston, Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections, Northwestern University Library open 3 67 2 31 34
Honolulu, Honolulu Academy of the Arts open 0 0
close Houston, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston open 1 2 2
close Houston, Texas, Art and History Trust open 2 0
close Kansas, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art open 2 5 5
close Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art open 27 36 5 11 18 2
close Minneapolis, Institute of Arts open 1 0
Minneapolis, Minneapolis Institute of Art open 0 0
close New Haven, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library open 13 50 24 25 1
New Haven, Yale University Art Gallery open 0 0
close New York, Brooklyn Museum of Art open 15 28 6 5 8 6 3
close New York , Metropolitan Museum of Art open 33 633 96 22 174 321 16 4
open 13.160.2, 5-6 open 4 4
open 13.228.11 open 51 51
open 13.228.14 open 38 37 1
open 13.228.16 open 125 125
open 13.228.17 open 48 48
open 13.228.22 open 78 78
open 1970.301 open 110 110
open 1972.285.2 open 2 2
close   1974.290.1-42, 2003.330.1-7 open 48 48
002v Zal in the Simurgh's Nest open              
003r Zal Delivers Sam's Letter to Manuchihr open              
004v Sam comes to inspect Rustam open              
005v The Combat of Qaran and Afrasiyab open              
006r Rustam lassoes Rakhsh open              
007v Rustam's seventh labour: he kills the White Div open              
008r Rustam fights the armies of three Kings open              
009v Kay Kavus falls back down to earth open              
010r Kay Khusrau receives Rustam and Zal open              
011r The Combat of Tus and Human open              
012r The Combat of Rustam and Ashkabus open              
013r Rustam pulls the Khaqan of Chin from his elephant by lasso open              
014r The Combat of Rustam and Kafur open              
015r The Combat of Rustam and Puladvand open              
016r Kay Khusrau throws Shida to the ground open              
017r Akvan Div flings Rustam into the sea open              
018v Bizhan slaughters the wild boars open              
019v Gustaham Slays Lahhak and Farshidvard open              
020r Faramarz kills Varazad open              
021v The execution of Afrasiyab open              
022r Caesar Gives his Daughter Katayan to Gushtasp open              
023v Gushtasp kills a wolf in Rum open              
024r Gushtasp Slays the Dragon of Mount Saqila open              
025r Isfandiyar's second labour: he fights the lions open              
025v Isfandiyar's third labour: he fights the dragon open              
027v Isfandiyar's Fourth Course: He Slays a Sorceress open              
028r Isfandiyar's fifth labour: he kills the Simurgh open              
029v Isfandiyar Slays Atjasp and Takes the Brazen Hold open              
030r Rustam Dies (Rustam Falls in the Pit Constructed by the King of Kabul) open              
030v Rustam kills Shaghad before dying open              
032v Iskandar in the land of the Brahmins open              
033v Iskandar Speaks with the Bird on the Mountain open              
034v The funeral of Iskandar open              
035v Bahram Gur hunts onagers open              
036r Bahram Gur kills the dragon that had killed a youth open              
037v Anushirvan executes Mazdak and his followers open              
038r Mihran Sitad asks the Khaqan to give his daughter to Anushirvan as a wife open              
039r Anushirvan sits before the chessboard sent by the Raja of Hind open              
040r The First Combat of Gav and Talhand open              
041r Bahram Chubina at the castle of the Fortune Teller open              
042r The Combat of Khusraw Parviz and Bahram Chubina open              
043r Rustam's third labour: he kills a dragon open              
044v Rustam shoots Isfandiyar in the eyes with a double-pointed arrow open              
045v Iskandar kills the Abyssinian monster open              
046r Gustaham in conversation with the weeping talisman open              
047r Shirin commits suicide by the coffin of Khusrau Parviz open              
048v open              
049r open              
open 1974.290.43 open 22 22
open 1975.192.13 open 1 1
open 1975.192.22 open 2 2
open 1975.192.23 open 2 2
open 1975.192.24-26 open 5 5
open 1985.405.1-2, 1982.476.3-4, 1983.354.1-2, 1985.404.1-2 open 4 4
open 20.120.238-249 open 12 11 1
open 25.68.1, 34.24.1-6, 57.51.33, 69.74.1-9 open 28 28
open 29.160.21-22, 36.113.1-3, 57.51.35-36 open 14 14
open 33.70, 52.20.2 open 4 4
open 35.48, 34.72 open 3 3
open 38.13 open 2 2
open 40.38.1-2, 45.150 open 3 3
open 52.20.9a-d open 4 4
open 57.51.28 open 1 1
open 57.51.32 open 2 2
open 65.7.1-4 open 4 4
open 68.215.19-30 open 16 16
close New York, The Morgan Library and Museum open 2 75 5 70
New York, New York Alex Gallery open 0 0
close New York, Public Library open 12 596 162 125 274 33 2
Oregon, Portland Art Museum open 0 0
close Philadelphia, Free Library of Philadelphia open 11 491 49 136 13 41 224 28
close Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art open 6 8 2 3 1 2
close Pittsburgh, Frick Fine Arts Library open 1 0
close Princeton, University Library (Firestone) open 5 287 90 197
close Providence, Brown University Library open 15 21 6 15
close Richmond, Virginia, Museum of Fine Arts open 1 2 2
close San Diego, San Diego Museum of Art open 22 63 33 7 16 2 2 3
close San Francisco, Asian Art Museum open 14 1 1
Seattle, Seattle Art Museum open 0 0
close Washington DC, Arthur M. Sackler Gallery open 59 282 33 59 165 9 2 13
close Washington, D.C., Freer Gallery of Art open 31 169 95 5 7 34 22 6
close Worcester, Worcester Art Museum open 4 4 1 3
open Uzbekistan 1 13 253 129 109 3 3 9
open destroyed 2 2 1 1
open dispersed mss 1 10 512 406 48 51 7
open private collections 14 43 240 121 8 21 80 1 1 8
open unknown country 1 4 7 1 6
open unknown location 3 10 0