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The Language of Birds by Farid al-Din Attar. page Habibullah. (Mantiq al-Tayr manuscript), ca. 1600

Mantiq al-Tayr (The Concourse of the Birds ,Conférence des oiseaux, Language of the Birds) Habiballah of Sava (active ca. Poet: Farid al-Din `Attar (ca. lio Reign: Shah `Abbas I Date: ca.

Schwarzes Stundenbuch – Werkstatt von Willem Vrelant

The Black Hours, an illuminated book of Hours produced in Bruges in 1475 in the studio of Willem Vrelant. Now in the Pierpont Morgan Library, New York.

The Canticle of the Birds by Farîd-ud-Dîn ‘Attâr illustrated through Persian and Eastern Islamic Art Tirage numéroté - Éditions Diane de Selliers

The Canticle of the Birds by Farîd-ud-Dîn ‘Attâr illustrated through Persian and Eastern Islamic Art Tirage numéroté - Éditions Diane de Selliers

"Diving Dipper and Other Birds", Folio from the Shah Jahan Album Painting by Mansur  (active ca. 1589–1626) Object Name: Album leaf Date: recto: ca. 1610–15; verso: ca. 1535–45 Geography: India Culture: Islamic Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Dimensions: H. 15 3/8 in. (39.1 cm) W. 10 1/4 in. (26 cm) Classification: Codices Credit Line: Purchase, Rogers Fund and The Kevorkian Foundation Gift, 1955 Accession Number: 55.121.10.16

Dipper (c. from the Metropolitan Museum of Art Ustad Mansur - "Diving Dipper and Other Birds", Folio from the Shah Jahan Album Painting by Mansur (active ca. Cinclus pallasii, immature by Ustad Mansur

Illuminated manuscript  The vibrant luminosity of gold leaf, as it reflected light from the pages of handwitten books, gave the sensation of the page being literally illuminated this dazzling effect gave birth to the term illuminated manuscript.

Illuminated manuscript The vibrant luminosity of gold leaf, as it reflected light from the pages of handwitten books, gave the sensation of the page being literally illuminated this dazzling effect gave birth to the term illuminated manuscript.

The Conference of the Birds: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al–Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al–Din cAttar, ca. 1600; Safavid Iran (Isfahan) Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, gold on paper; 10 x 4 ½ in. (25.4 x 11.4 cm) Fletcher Fund, 1963 (63.210.11)

The Conference of the Birds: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al–Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al–Din cAttar, ca. Safavid Iran (Isfahan) Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, gold on.

The Son Who Mourned His Father: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din cAttar, ca. 1487; Timurid  Iran (Herat)

The Son Who Mourned His Father: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din ‘Attar, ca. Timurid, Herat “This illustration is associated with a story.

Farid al-Din 'Attar, Mantiq al-Tayr, Persia, Timurid, dated 858 AH/1454 AD | lot | Sotheby's

Farid al-Din 'Attar, Mantiq al-Tayr, Persia, Timurid, dated 858 AD

Persian horse miniature

Object name Manuscript Of The Guy U Chawgan Or Halnama (book Of Ecstasy) Of 'Arifi Geography Iran Period Safavid, circa 1580 CE Dynasty Safavid Materials and technique Ink, opaque watercolour, and gold on paper Dimensions x cm

Anthology of Persian Poetry Object Name: Illustrated manuscript Date: 15th century Geography: Iran, Shiraz

Anthology of Persian Poetry Object Name: Illustrated manuscript Date: century Geography: Iran, Shiraz interesting "bathing costume"

The Drowning Man: Page from a manuscript of the Mantiq al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din cAttar, ca. 1487; Timurid  Iran (Herat)

The Drowning Man (Mantiq al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds) CE Timurid Miniature Painting, Herat) -Farid ad-Diin Attar)

The Battle Between the Owls and Crows (Folio 167r of the Anvar-e Soheyli (Lights of Canopus)( Date: 1593 Place: Qazvin, Iran Materials: Opaque watercolour, ink, and gold on paper)

The Battle Between the Owls and Crows Folio of the Anvar-e Soheyli (Lights of Canopus) Accession Number: Creator: Rendered into Persian by Kashefi (d. Attributed to Sadeqi Beg Place: Qazvin, Iran Dimensions: x cm Date: 1593

Farid al-Din `Attar | "Shaikh Mahneh and the Villager", Folio 49r from a Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds) | Islamic | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"Shaikh Mahneh and the Villager", Folio from a Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds)

"Birth of Zal", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) Author: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020) Artist: Attributed to Siyavush (ca. 1536–1610) Dedicatee: Shah Isma'il (r. 1576–77) Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript Date: 1576–77 Geography: Iran, Qazvin Culture: Islamic Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper

This page comes from a manuscript of the Persian epic, the Shahnama (Book of Kings), produced for Shah Isma'il II (r. It depicts a scene from the story of the Birth of Zal, who would become one of the great warrior heroes of the epic

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