Keywords: Bahram Gur

31 objects
S1986.483

Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); Bahram Gur and the Princess in the Sandalwood Pavilion

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Manuscript; Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; headings in red and blue; 269 folios with 4 sarlawhs (1 verso, 39 verso,105 verso, 192 verso) and 13 paintings; inscriptions (fols. 104 verso, 269 verso); standard page: 2 columns, 17 lines and 1 marginal column with 32 lines. Binding: The manuscript is in …

S1986.228

Folio from an unidentified text; recto: Bahram Gur Hunts with Azada; verso: Kitab-i Marasi (plaintive poems)

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Detached folio from a dispersed manuscript; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: Bahram Gur hunts with Azada mounted on a folio of text from a Kulliyyat of Sa’di; verso: unrelated text: Kitab-i Marasi (plaintive poems). Border: recto: The painting is set in gold, red and blue rulings mounted on text; verso: the text is …

S1986.220

Folio from a Divan (collected poems) by Hafiz; recto: Bahram Gur enthroned after killing the lions; verso: text

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Detached folio from a Divan (collected poems) by Hafiz; painting from a dispersed copy of Haft paykar from the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami mounted on a folio from a Divan of Hafiz; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration and text: Bahram Gur enthroned after killing the lions; verso: text, four columns, thirteen lines; …

S1986.211

Folio from an unidentified text; Bahram Gur presides over the execution of the tyrannical vizier

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Detached folio from an unidentified text; Bahram Gur presides over the execution of the tyrannical vizier; side panel texts in Persian, black nasta’liq script; one of a group of two folios. Border: The painting is set in black rulings in a gold inner frame with floral and geometric motifs and a green outer frame with …

S1986.208

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: Daughters of Barzin Dance for Bahram Gur; recto: text: Bahram Gur and Barzin Shah

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text, Bahram Gur and Barzin Shah, four columns, nineteen lines; verso: illustration and text, Daughters of Barzin dance for Bahram Gur; one of a group of three folios. Border: The text and the painting …

S1986.180

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; recto: Bahram Gur and the Princess in the Yellow Pavilion; verso: text, Princess telling the story

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Haft paykar in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: Bahram Gur and the princess in the Yellow Pavilion; verso: text, Princess telling the story, four columns, nineteen lines; one of a group of two folios. Border: The text and the painting …