Firdawsi's "Shahnama": Battle Scene

Indian or Persian
late 15th century


Object Place: Northern India

Dimensions

22.2 x 20.8 cm (8 3/4 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.11

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts

Inscription

On back: Four columns of Persian text, cut off at top and bottom.

Provenance

Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1915.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection