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Title

recto: Kay Khusrau, Farangis and Giv cross the River Jihun verso: Leaf from a dispersed manuscript of Firdausi, 'Shahnama'


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Title

Kay Khusraw crossing the River Jihun (recto) part of the text of the Shah-nama (verso)


Place where the work was made

Iran


Date

circa 1590


Media category

Miniature


Materials used

gouache and gold leaf on paper


Dimensions

23.5 x 17.5 cm


Credit

Bequest of Miss G. Griffith 1968


Location

Not on display


Accession number

EP2.1968



Place

Where the work was made
Iran

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Barbara Brend, Love and Devotion: From Persia and Beyond, 'Love and Devotion in the 'Shahnama' of Firdausi', pgs. 23-38., Victoria, 2012, 28-29, 31 (colour illus.). Chapter 2