Subject: string instrument

227 objects
S1986.429

Album folio; recto: Lady with two attendants; verso: calligraphy

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Detached album folio; left-hand half of a double-page composition; text: Persian and Arabic in black nasta’liq script; recto: Lady with two attendants; verso: panel of calligraphy, one column, six lines; signed by Muhammad Ibrahim. Border: The recto is set in a frame of gold foliate and arabesque motifs mounted on a blue-colored paperboard with gold …

S1986.427

Sultan Murad and Sultan Daniyal on a Picnic

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Detached album folio; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: Sultan Murad and Sultan Danyal on a Picnic; verso: calligraphic panel containing verses from the Gulistan by Sa’di. Border: The recto is set in gold and black rulings surrounded by an inner frame of gold floral scroll, a blue tendril scroll and a gold- red …

S1986.230

Babur receives a courtier

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Baburnama (Tuzuk-i Baburi) by Zahir-al-Din Muhammad Babur; Babur receives a courtier; one of a group of three folios. Border: The painting is set in gold, red, and blue rulings in a border with gold landscape, bird and animal motifs, mounted within borders of a Rawdat al-safa page.

S1986.209

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: Giv finds Kay Khusraw; recto: text: Giv finds Kay Khusraw in Turan’s meadow

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.209

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text, Giv finds Kay Khusraw in Turan’s meadow, four columns, nineteen lines; verso: illustration and text, Giv Finds Kay Khusraw in Turan’s meadow; one of a group of three folios. Border: The text and …

S1986.208

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: Daughters of Barzin Dance for Bahram Gur; recto: text: Bahram Gur and Barzin Shah

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.208

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text, Bahram Gur and Barzin Shah, four columns, nineteen lines; verso: illustration and text, Daughters of Barzin dance for Bahram Gur; one of a group of three folios. Border: The text and the painting …