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Firdawsi's "Shahnama": Alexander Fights the Monster of Habash

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Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge, MA; 1930, gift of Ross to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 6, 1930)

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian, Ilkhanid period, before 1335

Object Place

Tabriz, Iran

Dimensions

59.05 x 39.69 cm (23 1/4 x 15 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

30.105

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, gold, and ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts