Keywords: Rustam

39 objects
F2006.7

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d. 1020); recto: Kay Ka’us chained in a grotto by the white demon; verso: text, Ka’us sends a letter to Rustam the son of Zal and asks for help

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/F2006.7

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration and text: Kay Ka’us chained in a grotto by the white demon, 4 columns, 6 lines of text, marginal writings; verso: text: Ka’us sends a letter to Rustam the son of Zal and …

F1952.35

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d. 1020); recto: Rustam lifts Afrasiyab from the saddle; verso: text: Pishang’s letter to Kay Qubad and his plea for reconciliation

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/F1952.35

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskh script; recto: illustration and text, Rustam lifts Afrasiyab from the saddle, 6 columns, and 30 lines; verso: text, Pishang’s letter to Kay Qubad and his plea for reconciliation, 6 columns, 30 lines; one of a group …

F1945.24.1

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: text, Rustam came before Kavus after spying on Sohrab; verso: illustration and text, Sohrab summons Hajir and surveys the Persian camp

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskh script; recto: text: Rustam came before Kavus after spying on Sohrab, 6 columns, 29 lines; verso: illustration and text: Sohrab summons Hajir and surveys the Persian camp, 6 columns, 18 lines; one of a group of …

F1945.23.2

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d. 1020); recto: text, Afrasiyab’s dream; verso: text, Garsiwaz takes Afrasiyab’s message to Siyavush and Rustam

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/F1945.23.2

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskhi script; recto: text: Afrasiyab’s dream; verso: text: Garsiwaz takes Afrasiyab’s message to Siyavush and Rustam; 6 columns; 29 lines of text; one of a group of 6 folios. Border: The text is set in gold, red, …

F1945.23.1

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (died 1020); recto: illustration and text: Akvan Div prepares to heave the sleeping Rustam into the sea; verso: text

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/F1945.23.1

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskh script; recto: illustration and text: Akvan Div prepares to heave the sleeping Rustam into the sea, 6 columns, 17 lines; verso: text, 6 columns, 29 lines; one of a group of 6 folios.

F1945.7

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (died 1020); recto: text and illustration: Rustam rescues Bijan from the well; verso: text

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/F1945.7

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black and red naskh script; illustration and text: Rustam rescues Bijan from the well, 6 columns, 21 lines; reverse: text, 6 columns, 30 lines; one of a group of 7 folios. Border: The text and the painting have …