skip to content

Shahnama Project : Shahnama (Shah Tahmasp)


Shahnama Project

<p style='text-align: justify;'><p>Three leaves from the Shah Tahmasp Shahnama. They were purchased at the Christie's sale of Tuesday 11 October 1988.</p><p>Reproduced in Folsach, For the privileged few, pp. 87-91, nos. 33-35.</p><p>Dimensions of the leaves vary slightly: 30/1988: 475x320; 31/1988: 475x315; 32/1988: 475x320; see also Meyer and Wandel, A colorful epic, nos. 33, 34, 45.</p><p>There is an enormous literature associated with this famous manuscript; see recently the production of the images of the whole text by Sheila Canby, The Shahnama of Shah Tahmasp, 2014.</p></p>

Want to know more?

Under the 'More' menu you can find , and information about sharing this image.

No Contents List Available
No Metadata Available


If you want to share this page with others you can send them a link to this individual page:
Alternatively please share this page on social media

You can also embed the viewer into your own website or blog using the code below: