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Tahmineh Visits Rustam




c. 1440-1445

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G243
Tahmineh Visits Rustam, Firdausi
Tahmineh Visits Rustam: Gallery Label - Current
: The Margaret McMillan Webber Bequest of Persian Paintings
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Medium: Drawings and Watercolors, Manuscript-Illuminated | Ink, colors, and gold on paper
Size: 10 3/8 x 6 3/4 in. (26.35 x 17.15 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, Middle East, Persia (Iran), Shiraz
Culture: Asia, Middle East, Persia (Iran)
Style: 15th century, Timurid dynasty, Shiraz school, Shiraz school
Physical Description: The same scene described in Schroeder's Persian Miniatures, pp 51 H, illustrated on pp VIII, Cambridge 1942. Another miniature of the same scene in a famous manuscript in library of Royal Asiatic Society, London, illustrated in J.V.S. Wilkinson's Shah Nam
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Mrs. Margaret McMillan Webber in memory of her mother, Katherine Kittredge McMillan
Accession Number: 51.37.20
Artist: Firdausi
Role: Maker
Added to Site: February 28, 2009