Collections: Items Tagged "persian"

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On View: Mirror Handle

This exquisitely carved Chimú mirror handle originally held a pyrite mirror in the concave area at the back. The object’s depic...

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: Fragment of a Tomb Painting with Seated Woman Holding a Lotus

    This fragment of wall painting from a tomb depicts a woman sitting on a green mat, inhaling the fragrance of a blue lotus. Sealed jars of be...

     
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    Found 86 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 Roundel"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 DesignCrouching Youth Restrains a Bucking Ram in a LandscapePortrait of Fath Ali Shah QajarBlue Iris
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