Shah Tahmasp I seated on rock

Historical period(s)
Safavid period, 17th century
Medium
Ink and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 21 x 12 cm (8 1/4 x 4 3/4 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Professor Alban G. Widgery of Winchester, Virginia
Accession Number
F1968.11a
On View Location
Freer Gallery 04: Engaging the Senses: Art in the Islamic World
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Painting

Keywords
dance, drinking, goat, Iran, Safavid period (1501 - 1722), shah, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Professor Alban G. Widgery

Published References
  • Dr. Esin Atil. The Brush of the Masters: Drawings from Iran and India. Exh. cat. Washington, 1978. cat. 23, p. 60.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum