The Late Shah Jahan Album: Humayun Seated in a Landscape ca. 1650 Payag , (Indian, India, active Mughal dynasty Shah Jahan (r. Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper mounted on paperboard H: W: cm India
Illustration depicting a hunt. The detail (below) shows two men on horseback attacking a lion. From of MS Browne theKhamsa of Nizami (Persian, This scene comes from the fifth part of the Khamsa, ‘The Book of Alexander’.
هفت اورنگ جامی میلادی، دوره صفوی، مشهد Folio from a Haft Awrang (Seven Thrones) by Jami (d. recto: a father advises his son about love; verso: text Safavid period Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper H: W: cm Mashad, Khurasan, Iran