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An image of A prisoner brought before Anushirvan [Buzurjmihr sits to left of throne], folio from a manuscript of Firdausi’s Shahnama by
Alternate image of A prisoner brought before Anushirvan [Buzurjmihr sits to left of throne], folio from a manuscript of Firdausi’s Shahnama by Alternate image of A prisoner brought before Anushirvan [Buzurjmihr sits to left of throne], folio from a manuscript of Firdausi’s Shahnama by Alternate image of A prisoner brought before Anushirvan [Buzurjmihr sits to left of throne], folio from a manuscript of Firdausi’s Shahnama by
Alternate image of A prisoner brought before Anushirvan [Buzurjmihr sits to left of throne], folio from a manuscript of Firdausi’s Shahnama by

Persia

Title
A prisoner brought before Anushirvan [Buzurjmihr sits to left of throne], folio from a manuscript of Firdausi’s Shahnama
Place of origin
Persia
Cultural origin
Turkman style
Year
circa 1480
Media category
Painting
Materials used
opaque watercolour on paper; text in 4 columns of 27 lines of nasta’liq script
Dimensions

23.5 x 16.5 cm

Credit
Gift of Dr Nigel and Mrs Norma Hawkins 2010. Donated through the Australian Government Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession number
15.2010
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

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