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Firdawsi's "Shahnama": battle scene

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Provenance

By 1966, John Goelet, Ambainville (Oise) France; 1966, gift of Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 9, 1966)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet

Mughal, Mughal period, 18th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

19.1 x 8.8 cm (7 1/2 x 3 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 66.11: Panel: 42.0 x 32.9 cm (16 1/2 x 13 in.); design: 33.5 x 24.2 cm (13 1/8 x 9 1/2 in.). 66.12: Panel: 41.8 x 32.8 cm (16 1/2 x 12 7/8 in.); design: 33.6 x 23.8 cm (13 1/4 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

66.112

Medium or Technique

Ink and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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Drawings