The art of the Persian miniature reached its peak mainly during the Mongol and Timurid periods - Century). Mongolian rulers brought a great number of Chinese artisans. Paper itself, reached Persia from China in 753 AD. and a strong Chinese influence.
Woman in bathing pattens (shoes) called nalin. The 'Rålamb Costume Book' is a small volume containing 121 miniatures in Indian ink with gouache and some gilding, displaying Turkish officials, occupations and folk types.