Bahram and his court observe the flayed body of the heretic Mani (leaf from a Shahnamah).

Record ID: 
309350
Accession number: 
TMP 2011.093.1
Title: 
Bahram and his court observe the flayed body of the heretic Mani (leaf from a Shahnamah).
Created: 
Shiraz, Iran, ca. 1570
Credit: 
Promised gift of William M. Voelkle.
Description: 
1 leaf : paper, ill. ; 375 x 235 mm (miniature 188 x 168 mm)
Provenance: 
Barbara Schmitz; H.P. Kraus; William M. Voelkle.
Notes: 

Ms. leaf written and illuminated ca. 1570. Border outlined in gold, blue and red rules of interlaced flowering scrolls with animals and birds in two shades of gold.
Text in four columns (235 x 127 mm).

Language: 
Persian
Century: