Collections: Items Tagged "Persian"

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On View: Tile from a Royal Funerary Structure

Rows of green-glazed rectangles like these examples tiled the walls of rooms beneath King Djoser\'s Step Pyramid and another nearby building...

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: Salesman's Sample of Kensington Tiles

    These extremely rare “paper tiles” were made for a company that also produced molded tiles. The very convincing paper versions o...

     
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    Found 87 Items Tagged "Persian"


    Portrait of Fath Ali Shah QajarMi`raj (Ascension) of the Prophet Muhammad, Folio from an Illustrated Manuscript of the Khamsa (Quintet) of NizamiTileOctagonal Bowl with InscriptionsLed by Songhur Balkhi and Lulu the Spy, the Ayyars Slit the Throats of Prison Guards and Free Said Farrukh-NizhadSample of Persian Calligraphy from a Mughal AlbumGushtasp Slaying the Dragon, Page from an Illustrated Manuscript of the Shahnama of FirdawsiTwo Ladies and a Child Reposing in the HaremThe Sasanian King Khusraw and Courtiers in a Garden, Page from a manuscript of the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of FirdawsiPortrait of Malijak Aziz al-Sultan or Ahmad Shah as a Young Boy, One of 274 Vintage PhotographsLayli visits Majnun in the GroveEight-Pointed Star Tile with a GazelleTwo Royal Officers in Full Uniform, One of 274 Vintage PhotographsPortrait of Mirza Husayn Khan and Mirza Taghi Khan Amir Kabir, One of 274 Vintage PhotographsBound Manuscript of the Khamsa of NizamiRugBahram Gur Hunting Onagers with Fitna, Page from the Haft paykar (Seven Portraits), from a manuscript of the Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami (d. 1209)Sadhus Gathered Around a Fire
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