Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi|Mu'in Musavvir

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York City, United States

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  • Title: Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi
  • Creator: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi|Mu'in Musavvir
  • Date Created: 1660s
  • Physical Dimensions: Painting (folio 158v): H. 9 15/16 in. (25.2 cm) W. 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm) Text block: H. 14 5/16 in. (36.4 cm) W. 8 9/16 in. (21.7 cm) Binding: H. 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm) W. 9 1/16 in. (23 cm) D. 2 in. (5.1 cm)
  • Type: Illustrated manuscript
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/452668
  • Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

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