The Vizier Buzurghmihr Showing the Game of Chess to King Khusraw Anushirwan, Page from a Manuscript of the Shahnama (Book of Kings)

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The Vizier Buzurghmihr Showing the Game of Chess to King Khusraw Anushirwan, Page from a Manuscript of the Shahnama (Book of Kings)

Turkey, Turkish, 1525-1575
Manuscripts; folios
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
6 1/8 x 10 in. (15.5 x 25.5 cm)
The Nasli M. Heeramaneck Collection, gift of Joan Palevsky (M.73.5.586)
Not currently on public view

Bibliography

  • Pal, Pratapaditya, ed.  Islamic Art:  The Nasli M. Heeramaneck Collection.  Los Angeles:  Museum Associates, 1973.