Keywords: death

57 objects
S1986.392

Rustam killing the Div

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Lithograph; Rustam killing the White Div, a scene from the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; one of a group of six folios.

S1986.219

Folio from an unidentified text; the Angel Israfil

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Detached folio from a dispersed manuscript; the Angel Israfil; one of a group of four folios. Border: The painting is set in gold and black rulings on a blue paper with landscape, bird, and floral motifs mounted on paperboard.

S1986.193.1-2

Detached folio from a Bustan (Orchard) by Sa’di (d.1291); Execution of the Barsisa

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Bustan (Orchard) by Sa’di; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script, headings in white; right-hand half recto: blank, verso: right-hand half of a double-page frontispiece, facing folio (S1986.193.2); left-hand half recto: Execution of the Barsisa, verso: blank; one of a group of two folios. Border: The painting is set …

S1986.101

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: Faridun mourns by the Coffin of Iraj; recto: unrelated text

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskh script, headings in gold naskh outlined in black; recto: unrelated text, six columns, 31 lines; verso: illustration and text, Faridun mourns by the coffin of Iraj, six columns, 13 lines; one of a group of 16 folios. …