Miniatures

Bahram Shoots an Arrow and Kills a Gur and a Lion Tearing at It

Bahram Shoots an Arrow and Kills a Gur and a Lion Tearing at It
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Miniatures, Gouache, 19.5x12.2 cm
Origin: Iran, 1541
Album: The Khamsa by Nizami
Source of entry: purchased from V.R. Gardin, 1945
Theme: Literature

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