Miniatures

Sultan Sanjar and an Old Woman

Sultan Sanjar and an Old Woman
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Miniatures, Gouache, 13.8x9.6 cm
Origin: Iran, 1541
Album: The Khamsa by Nizami
Source of entry: purchased from V.R. Gardin, 1945
Theme: Literature

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