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The Birth of Rustam, page from a copy of the Shahnama of Firdausi

A work made of opaque watercolor and gold on paper.
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  • A work made of opaque watercolor and gold on paper.

Date:

Safavid dynasty (1501–1722)، dated c.1620

Artist:

Iran

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Culture

Islamic

Title

The Birth of Rustam, page from a copy of the Shahnama of Firdausi

Place

Iran (Object made in)

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1615–1625

Medium

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Dimensions

35.6 × 22.8 cm (14 × 9 in.)

Credit Line

Ann McNear Collection

Reference Number

1987.360.3

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