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Bahram Gūr hunting
(15th century)
a page from a Khamsa (Quintet) manuscript (15th century)

Medium
opaque watercolour, gold paint and ink on paper
Measurements
(a-b) 17.9 × 24.3 cm (image) (overall) 27.7 × 35.5 cm (sheet) (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Persia
Inscription
inscribed in pen and ink (in image) (in nastaliq script, Persian language) u.l.:
inscribed in pen and ink (in image) (in nastaliq script, Persian language) u.r.:
inscribed in pen and ink (in image) (in nastaliq script, Persian language) l.l.-l.r.:
Accession Number
1667-4
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1946
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Painted illustration from the History of Bahram by Nezami.