The Last King of the Seljuks, from a Manuscript of Hafiz-i Abru’s Majma’ al-tawarikh Artist: Unknown

ca. 1425

Asian Art

On view, 2nd floor, Asian Art

Medium

Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper

Dimensions

sheet: 15 7/16 × 11 7/16 in. (39.2 × 29 cm)
image: 12 5/8 × 8 7/8 in. (32 × 22.6 cm)
other (Painting): 4 15/16 × 8 7/8 in. (12.5 × 22.6 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Wilson P. Foss, Jr.

Accession Number

1965.51.7

Geography
Period

Timurid dynasty (1370–1507)

Classification
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Bibliography
  • Reza Mohamad Ghiasian, "The “Historical Style” of Painting for Shahrukh and Its Revival in the Dispersed Manuscript of Majma? al-Tawarikh," Iranian Studies 48 no. 6 (2015): 899.
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Object/Work type

histories (visual works), manuscript

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