Farhad Before Khusraw

Abd al-Rahim 'Ambarin Qalam1595 (Mughal)

The Walters Art Museum

The Walters Art Museum
Baltimore, United States

This illustration from Walters manuscript W.613 is by Sanvlah, and depicts Farhad before Khusraw.


  • Title: Farhad Before Khusraw
  • Date Created: 1595 (Mughal)
  • Physical Dimensions: w21.5 x h34 cm
  • Type: illuminated manuscripts; folios (leaves)
  • Rights: Acquired by Henry Walters, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
  • External Link: The Walters Art Museum
  • Medium: ink and pigments on light brown paper with later outer margins in various colors
  • Scribe: Abd al-Rahim 'Ambarin Qalam
  • Provenance: Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
  • Place of Origin: Lahore, Pakistan (?)

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