Ferdowsi, ‘"The Funeral of Isfandiyar", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)’, ca. 1330-1339, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

author: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020); 1330s; attributed to Iran, Tabriz; mat: H. 24 in. (61 cm), W. 19 1/2 in. (49.5 cm)

Image rights: The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1933), licensed under CC0 1.0 Universal

About Ferdowsi

Persian, 935-2018, Tous, Iran, based in Tous, Iran

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