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Rakhsh, Rustam's Horse, Kills a Lion While His Master Sleeps


Artist Unknown (Persia (Iran))


14th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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Rakhsh, Rustam's Horse, Kills a Lion While His Master Sleeps: Gallery Label - Current
: The Margaret McMillan Webber Bequest of Persian Paintings
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Medium: Paintings | Colors and gold on paper
Size: 10 1/2 x 7 7/16 in. (26.7 x 18.9 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, Middle East, Persia (Iran)
Culture: Asia, Middle East, Persia (Iran)
Style: 14th century, Tabriz school, Mongol period, Tabriz school
Physical Description: From the Book of Kings by Firdausi. A Shah Namah illustration. 11 from the same work illustrated and well described by E. Blochet in Rupam No.41, Jan. 1930. Date there 1200.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Mrs. Margaret McMillan Webber in memory of her mother, Katherine Kittredge McMillan
Accession Number: 51.37.10a,b
Added to Site: February 28, 2009