An image of recto: Bahram Gur taunted by his lover shoots two wild asses with one arrow. Folio from Haft Paikar (Seven beauties)
verso: frontispiece, four columns of text written in nasta'liq script

Unknown Artist

recto: Bahram Gur taunted by his lover shoots two wild asses with one arrow. Folio from Haft Paikar (Seven beauties) verso: frontispiece, four columns of text written in nasta'liq script

Other titles:
recto: Bahram Gur shooting two asses, left side of a frontispiece from a manuscript of the Haft Paikar
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Iran
Cultural origin
Qazvin or Shiraz
Year
late 16th century
Media
Painting, Miniature, Manuscripts
Medium
opaque watercolour on paper
Dimensions
20.5 x 11.5 cm
Credit
Gift of Dr Nigel and Mrs Norma Hawkins 2010. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program
Accession number
12.2010