Khamsa

Khamsa

Description:
Khamsa. Iskandar Attends the Dying Dara (right); Calligraphic Writing from The Seven Portraits (Haft paykar) (left)
Author:
Nizami Ganjavi (1141-1209)
Copyist:
Unknown
Language:
Persian
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Location:
Iran
Dimensions:
Folio: H. 25 cm; W. 15 cm
Date:
17th century
Inventory Number:
34.5996
Lender:
Brooklyn Museum
Credit:
Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Frank L. Babbott
Photo: Brooklyn Museum