string(19) "edanmdm:fsg_F1954.4" Folio from a Shahnama [?] (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); Battle scene - National Museum of Asian Art

Folio from a Shahnama [?] (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); Battle scene

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1525-1550
  • Geography

    Iran
  • Material

    Color and gold on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 32.2 x 20.6 cm (12 11/16 x 8 1/8 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1954.4
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1954.4

Object Details

  • Artist

    Mahmud Musawwir
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Engaging the Senses (October 14, 2017 - ongoing)
    Arts of the Islamic World (May 3, 1998 to January 3, 2016)
    Art of the Court of Shah Tahmasp (December 16, 1979 to August 14, 1980)
    Near Eastern Art—Paintings, Pottery (August 18, 1967 to February 10, 1972)
    Near Eastern Art (June 5, 1964 to August 18, 1967)
    Special Exhibition Afghanistan (September 3, 1963 to June 5, 1964)
    Special Exhibition of Persian Art (May 1, 1960 to August 11, 1961)
  • Origin

    Iran
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

    Painting
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