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Manuscript of the 'Aja'ib al-makhluqat (Wonders of Creation) of Qazwini, with 253 paintings : manuscript, 17th century. Harvard Art Museum/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Philip Hofer in memory of Eric Schroeder, 1972.3, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass. Folio 102, recto (seq. 211)

Manuscript of the ‘Aja’ib al-makhluqat (Wonders of Creation) of Qazwini, with 253 paintings : manuscript, 17th century. Harvard Art Museum/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Philip Hofer in memory of Eric Schroeder, 1972.3, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass. Folio 102r (dragon).

demonagerie: Manuscript of the ‘Aja’ib al-makhluqat (Wonders of Creation) of Qazwini, with 253 paintings: manuscript, c.1650-1700. Harvard Art Museum/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Philip Hofer in memory of Eric Schroeder, 1972.3, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass. Folio 50r.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art - "The Tortoise", Folio from an `Aja'ib al-Makhluqat (Wonders of Creation) of Qazwini

Turkish version of the Wonders of creation, Three angels, Walters Manuscript W.659, fol. 48b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Turkish version of the Wonders of creation, A huge bird carries a man on its back, Walters Manuscript W.659, fol. 159b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Turkish version of the Wonders of creation, The angel Isrāfīl , Walters Manuscript W.659, fol. 45a by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Turkish version of the Wonders of creation, The lion king surrounded by his subjects, Walters Manuscript W.659, fol. 267b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts