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The Arrival of King Mahmud’s Envoy at Gananj (left) A King Holding Audience (right)

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Artist Unknown (Iran)

Date

c. 1425-1435

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
The Arrival of King Mahmud’s Envoy at Gananj (left) A King Holding Audience (right), Artist Unknown (Iran)
The Arrival of King Mahmud’s Envoy at Gananj (left) A King Holding Audience (right): Gallery Label - Current
: The Margaret McMillan Webber Bequest of Persian Paintings
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Medium: Paintings | Ink and colors on paper
Creation Place: Asia, Middle East, Iran
Culture: Asia, Middle East, Iran
Style: 15th century, Herat school, Timurid dynasty
Physical Description: A page from the Majmu'a-i Tavarikh. It depicts Mughith ad-Dunya Wa'd Din Qasin Mahmud, son of Mahmud, grandson of Malik Shah, great grandson of Alp Arslan of Seljuk dynasty, King of Iran (571-525 A.H. - 1117-1131 A.D.). The king is on his throne; a bird p
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Mrs. Margaret McMillan Webber in memory of her mother, Katherine Kittredge McMillan
Accession Number: 51.37.16
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009