Keywords: murder

7 objects
S1986.321

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: The Murder of Siyavush before Afrasiyab; recto: text, Siyavush is killed by Gorvizereh

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.321

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: Siyavush is killed by Gorvizara, four columns, eighteen lines of text; verso: illustration and text: Siyavush before Afrasiyab; one of a group of two folios. Border: The painting and the text are set in …

S1986.130

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: Rustam Slays Pilsam; recto: text, The combat of Rustam and Pilsam

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.130

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of Kings) by Firdawsi, text: Persian in black naskh script, headings in red; recto: text: Rustam Slaying Pilsam, six columns, thirty-four lines; verso: illustration and text: The combat of Rustam and Pilsam, six columns, twenty-three lines; one of a group of four folios. Border: The …

S1986.128

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: The murder of Iraj; The envoys of Salm and Tur before Faridun; recto: text: Iraj’s arrival before his brothers’ camp and their combat

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.128

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi, text: Persian in black naskh script, headings in red; recto: text, Iraj’s arrival before his brothers’ camp and their combat; six columns, thirty-four lines; verso: illustration and text, The murder of Iraj; The envoys of Salm and Tur before Faridun; six …

S1986.193.1-2

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

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.193.1-2

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 …