Asian Art

Bahram Gur Killing a Lion

16th century

Opaque watercolor on paper

Sheet: 43 x 33.5 cm (16 15/16 x 13 3/16in.) Image: 34 x 23 cm (13 3/8 x 9 1/16in.) Miniature: 3 3/4 x 6 3/8 in. Script:2 3/4 x 6 3/8 in. and 1 3/4 x 6 3/8 in.
Gift of Mrs. Wilson P. Foss, Jr.
1965.51.9
Culture: 
Persian, Iranian, Islamic
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
By appointment
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