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Khamsa of Nizami, Herat, 1494: Salim visiting Majnun in the Desert

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dc.contributor.authorGray, Basil
dc.contributor.authorPhotographer: Arthur Llewellyn Basham
dc.coverage.spatialPersia (Herat, Afghanistan)
dc.date.accessioned2020-08-25T00:05:36Z
dc.date.available2020-08-25T00:05:36Z
dc.date.created1961
dc.identifierANUA 682-4304
dc.identifier.otherP(M-P)-120
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/208956
dc.descriptionThe space has been opened up in a Bihzadian way, but the two surprised onlookers behind the background hill do not seem in keeping with his tightly interlocked composing, and it seems more likely this may be the work of a pupil or assistant. -- Painted by a pupil of Behzad, 6.75 x 5.75".
dc.format.extent35mm
dc.format.mediumslide
dc.format.mediumcolour
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.subjectMediaeval painting
dc.subjectpaintings
dc.subjectminiatures
dc.subjectbook scan
dc.titleKhamsa of Nizami, Herat, 1494: Salim visiting Majnun in the Desert
dc.typeImage
local.description.notesSource: Basil Gray, Persian Painting, New York, Skira, 1961, p. 120
dc.date.updated2020-08-25T00:05:36Z
dc.provenanceDigitised by the Australian National University in 2020
dc.rights.licenseThis image is provided for research purposes only and must not be reproduced without the prior permission of the Archives Program, Australian National University.
CollectionsArthur Llewellyn Basham

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