Ms. sequential folios from the Nuzhatnāma-yi ʻAlāʾī (ʻAlāʾi's book of pleasures) by Shāhmardān ibn Abī al-Khair Rāzī; written and illuminated ca. 1575-1585, probably in Qazvīn.
Decoration: 3 miniatures.
Text box: 188 x 108 mm.
Leaves from this copy are held in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; the Harvard University Art Museums, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; the collection of Prince Sadruddin Aga Kahn; and the Pozzi Collection, Musée d'art et d'histoire, Geneva; additionally, there were four miniatures which were seen in a 1913 exhibition in Paris, but their present whereabouts are unknown.