Illustrated page from a Shahnama, possibly depicting Rustam fighting Sohrab

Details

  • Title

    Illustrated page from a Shahnama, possibly depicting Rustam fighting Sohrab

  • Series

    Book of Kings

  • Artist/maker

    Abu’l-Qasim Firdawsi (AD 935 - 1020) (author)
  • Associated place

    north India (place of creation)
  • Date

    1st half of the 17th century
    Mughal Period (1526 - 1858)
  • Material and technique

    gouache and gold on paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    mount 40.5 x 27.7 cm (height x width)
    page 32 x 21.7 cm (height x width)
    text box 24.2 x 14.4 cm (height x width)
    painting 8.1 x 6.3 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by the Simon Digby Memorial Charity, 2014.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA2014.66

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