A prisoner brought before Anushirvan [Buzurjmihr sits to left of throne], folio from a manuscript of Firdausi’s Shahnama
Place where the work was made
opaque watercolour on paper; text in 4 columns of 27 lines of nasta’liq script
23.5 x 16.5 cm
Gift of Dr Nigel and Mrs Norma Hawkins 2010. Donated through the Australian Government Cultural Gifts Program.
Not on display
Referenced in 1 publication
Sotheby's London, Sotheby's Spring Islamic Sales. Important Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures. The Property of The Hagop Kevorkian Fund, London, 21 Apr 1980, 28. lot no. 44