Illustration from the Shahnama of Shah Tahmasp I
Detail of Bahrain Qur Pins the Coupling Onagers.
The figures wear early 16th century Persian dress.
fol. 568r, by Mir Sayyid Ali, ca. 1533-35.
Tabriz, Persia. Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper.
Source: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
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