Late Medieval Period

King Khusraw Parviz Listening to Barbad the Concealed Musician

Figure 27
King Khusraw Parviz Listening to Barbad the Concealed Musician
Illustration from a manuscript of the Shahnama (Book of kings)
Iraq, Baghdad(?), c. 1300
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
6 x 5 1/8 in. (15.3 x 13 cm)
The Nasli M. Heeramaneck Collection, gift of Joan Palevsky
M.73.5.406

 

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