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Kay Khosrow Crosses the Sea of Zareh on His Way to China, a scene from the Shahnama of Firdausi

A work made of watercolor and ink on paper.
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  • A work made of watercolor and ink on paper.

Date:

Safavid dynasty (1501–1722), about 1550

Artist:

Iran

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Kay Khosrow Crosses the Sea of Zareh on His Way to China, a scene from the Shahnama of Firdausi

Origin

Iran

Date

1545–1555

Medium

Watercolor and ink on paper

Dimensions

Page: 34.2 × 23.4 cm, Painting: 11.5 × 15.9 cm (Page: 13 1/2 × 9 1/4 in., Painting: 4 9/16 × 6 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Ann McNear Collection

Reference Number

1977.147

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