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"The Besotted Iranian Camp Attacked by Night", Folio 241r from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp

Qadimi|Abu'l Qasim Firdausi

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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  • Title: "The Besotted Iranian Camp Attacked by Night", Folio 241r from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
  • Creator: Qadimi|Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
  • Date Created: ca. 1525–30
  • Physical Dimensions: Painting: H. 11 1/8 x W. 9 1/8 in. (H. 28.2 x W. 23.2 cm) Entire Page: H. 18 11/16 x W. 12 5/8 in. (H. 47.5 x W. 32.1 cm)
  • Type: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/452145
  • Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paper
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

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