Collections: Items Tagged "Persian"

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On View: Embroidery "Contraband 1862"

An abolitionist made this small, unfinished embroidery during the Civil War (1861–65), the year before the Emancipation Proclamation m...

Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.

    On View: Gold Weight

    Gold was extremely important in the economic and political life of the Akan kingdoms of southern Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire. Until ...

     
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    Found 87 Items Tagged "Persian"


    Umar, Disguised as Mazmahil the Surgeon, Practices Quackery on the Sorcerers of AntaliHunter on Horseback Attacked by a LionFolio of Poetry From the Divan of Sultan Husayn MirzaKhusraw Discovers Shirin Bathing, From Pictorial Cycle of Eight Poetic SubjectsOverseer of the Treasury Ptahhotep in Persian CostumePrince YahyaBowl with Incised Rosette on BaseHunter on Horseback Attacked by a Mythical BeastRelief of Persian GuardHanging, 1 of 7 PiecesDress OrnamentOpenwork RoundelCrouching Youth Restrains a Bucking Ram in a Landscape"Job Lying Under a Tree," Page from an Illustrated Manuscript of the Majma` al-tavarikh (Collection of Chronicles) of Hafiz Abru (d. 1430)“Rustam Lassoes the Khaqan (Ruler) of China,” Page from an Illustrated Manuscript of the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdawsi (d. 1020)Blue and White Bowl with Radial DesignYoung Woman Offering Wine to a SagePortrait of Fath Ali Shah Qajar
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