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Miniature from a copy of Firdawsi’s Shah-nama. “Isfandiyar’s Fifth Ordeal; He Must Slay the Simurgh” Iran, Tabriz; between 1520 and 1535

An illustrated and illuminated leaf from a manuscript of Firdausi’s Shahnameh: Bahram demonstrates his hunting skills to Azadeh the harpist, Persia, Safavid, Shiraz, 16th century

"Zal is Restored to his Father Sam by the Simurgh", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) Date: ca. 1300–30 Geography: Northwestern Iran or Baghdad Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on paper Dimensions: 6 5/16 x 4 15/16in. (16 x 12.5cm) Miniature dimensions: 2 1/16 x 4 3/4in. (5.2 x 12.1cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 69.74.1

Kostümentwurf für die Figur der Mir Kassim (J. Meixner) und Dschaffer (J. B. Verstl) in 'Begum Somru' von Friedrich Halm | Franz Gaul | Bildindex der Kunst & Architektur