Late Islamic Period

Man with pitchfork

Figure 54
Combat between Khusraw Parviz and Bahram Chubina
Page from a manuscript of the Shahnama (Book of Keys)
Iran, Qazwin, c. 1576–77
Attributed to ‘Ali Asghar
Ink, colors, gold, and silver on paper
Sheet:  18 x 12 1/2 in. (45.72 x 31.75 cm)
Purchased with funds provided by H. Tony and Marti Oppenheimer, Christopher V. Walker, Carolyn and Bill Powers, Lynda and Stewart Resnick, Kathrine and Frank Baxter, Caron and Steven D. Broidy, John and Leslie Dorman, the Kayne Foundation, Ric and Suzanne Kayne, Jerry D. Kayne, Myron Laskin, Camilla Chandler Frost, and Ellen and Michael Korney through the 2006 Collectors Committee


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