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9 objects
S1986.486

Divan (collected poems) by Hafiz (d.1390)

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.486

Manuscript; Divan by Hafiz; Persian in black nasta’liq script; 185 folios with 1 double-page frontispiece (fols.1 verso, 2 recto), and 35 paintings; standard page: 2 columns, 15 lines of text. Binding: The manuscript is in a lacquer- painted binding. The doublures are of floral work on a black ground.

S1986.233

Folio from a Rawdat al-safa (Garden of felicity) by Mirkhwand (d. 1498); recto: Suleyman enthroned; verso: text, Suleyman provides a one day meal for humans, jinns, animals, wild beasts, birds, reptiles, and insects

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.233

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of a Rawdat al-safa fi sirat al-anbiya’ wa-al -muluk wa-al-khulafa (Garden of purity on the lives of the prophets, kings, and caliphs) by Muhammad b. Khwandshah (known as Mirkhwand); text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration and text: Suleyman enthroned, inscriptions on the painting folio; verso: text: Suleyman …

F1957.16

First volume of a Tarikhnama (Book of history) by Bal’ami (died ca. 992-997)

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1957.16

Manuscript; Tarikhnama (Book of history) by Bal’ami, volume I; Persian in black naskh script; headings in red; 193 folios and 3 end leaf with 1 unwan (folio 1verso), 30 paintings (1 recto, 14 verso, 37 verso, 42 verso, 47 verso, 54 verso, 62 verso, 68 verso, 75 verso, 79 verso, 83 verso, 90 verso, 107 …

S1986.196.1

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d. 1020); recto: obliterated inscription; verso: Solomon enthroned, right-hand half of a double-page frontispiece

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.196.1

Folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; recto: blank, obliterated inscription; verso: right-hand half of a double-page frontispiece, facing folio (S1986.196.2), Solomon enthroned; one of a group of twenty-five folios. Border: The painting is set in gold and blue inner frame and an illuminated outer frame.

S1986.189.1

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: inscriptions and seals; verso: Solomon enthroned, right-hand half of a double-page

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.189.1

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; recto: flyleaf with inscriptions, seal; verso: right-hand half of a double-page composition, facing folio (S1986.189.2), Solomon enthroned; one of a group of two folios. Border: The painting is set in a blue and red inner frame and an illuminated outer frame.