CDR-1318: SR Image Set: Islamic Manuscripts

Scholars Resource's Image Set of Islamic Manuscripts offers a tantalizing and diverse view of the intellectual and spiritual life of the Islamic world. Elegant Arabic calligraphy decorates leaves of the Qur'an, and luscious illuminated panels enhance works on science, medicine, history and literature, including manuscript pages from Firdawsī's Shāhnāmah, the Persian national epic.



Bos-35949
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Title: Fragments of Persian Poetry
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Met-1163
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Title: Futuh al-Haramain (Description of Holy Cities) of Muhi al-Din Lari
Description: folio 29 recto: the plain of cArafat, with the mountain and mosque of Numreh.
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-1165
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Title: Futuh al-Haramain (Description of Holy Cities) of Muhi al-Din Lari
Description: folio 10 recto: the mosque in Mecca with the Kaaba in the middle (the black building)
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Dva-15945
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Title: Gushtasp Slaying the Dragon
Creator(s): Unknown. Timurid Dynasty
Description: Page from a Dispersed manuscript of the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdawsi
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Dva-16479
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Title: Hum Captures Afrasiyab
Creator(s): Unknown. Mughal Dynasty
Description: Page from a dispersed "Shahnama" (Book of Kings)
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Dva-6622
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Title: Illustration from the Jami'al Tawarikh ("Universal History") of Rashid al-Din
Description: The Birth of Ghazan Kahn
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Dva-6655
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Title: Illustration from the book "History of Joseph" by Baba Shah Ispahani Behazad School
Description: The Ascension of Mohammad
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Bos-26992
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Title: Initial leaf ( unwan ) of a Qur'an
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Met-2438
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Title: Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami; Battle between Alexander and Darius
Creator(s): Sultan Muhammad Nur
Nizami
Description: folio 279a
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-2439
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Title: Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami; Alexander at a Banquet
Creator(s): Sultan Muhammad Nur
Nizami
Description: folio 321v
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-2437
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Title: Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami; Bahram Gur in the Turquoise Palace
Creator(s): Nizami
Description: folio 224v
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Bos-36522
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Title: Kufic Script Arranged to Represent a Sailing Ship
Creator(s): Hafiz Othman
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Dva-6657
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Title: Leaf from a Qu'ran in Kufic script
Description: from northern Egypt recto
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Dva-6658
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Title: Leaf from a Qu'ran in Kufic script
Description: from northern Egypt verso
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Met-1224
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Title: Leaf from a Qur'an manuscript from Spain
Description: without mount
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-1244
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Title: Leaf from the Anonymous Baghdad Qur’an
Description: recto
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-2984
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Title: Leaf of Calligraphy
Description: recto
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-4404
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Title: Mantiq-al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds); Execution scene
Description: Verso
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-4397
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Title: Mantiq-al-Tayr (The Language of the Birds); Shaykh San'an beneath the Window of the Christian Maiden
Creator(s): Sultan 'Ali Mashhadi
Description: recto
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Bos-37822
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Title: Manuscript page front and back
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-37823
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Title: Manuscript page front and back
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-37824
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Title: Manuscript pages (2)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-37825
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Title: Manuscript pages (2)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Met-2420
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Title: Materia Medica of Dioscorides; Physician Preparing an Elixir
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-4245
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Title: Materia Medica of Dioscorides; Preparing Medicine from Honey
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Bos-35899
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Title: Ostrich; Heron
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-35900
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Title: Ostrich; Heron
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Dva-6652
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Title: Page from a "History of Shah Isma'il"
Description: Shah Isma'il Defeating Amir Hossein and Murad Beg
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Dva-16294
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Title: Page from a dispersed Kalila and Dimna (named after two jackals who narrate a book of moralistic fables)
Creator(s): Unknown. Mongol Period
Description: from Shiraz
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Dva-6650
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Title: Page from a Falnama ("Book of Divination")
Description: The Prophet Zakariya in the Tree
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Dva-6632
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Title: Page from a Shahnama ("Book of Kings") from Baghdad
Description: Bahram Gur in the House of Baharan the Jew
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Dva-6651
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Title: Page from a Shahnama ("Book of Kings") of Firdausi
Description: Kai Khusraw Giving His Testament
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Dva-6621
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Title: Page from a Tutinama ("Book of the Parrot")
Description: A Lady and Gentleman Converse
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Bos-27001
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Title: Page from the "Shah Nama": Alexander's Search for the Water of Life
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-29338
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Title: Page from the "Shah Namah": Consignment of Dara to the Waters of the Euphrates
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Dva-16416
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Title: Page of calligraphy
Creator(s): Unknown. Qajar Dynasty
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Dva-16417
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Title: Page of calligraphy
Creator(s): Unknown. Qajar Dynasty
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Dva-16418
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Title: Page of calligraphy
Creator(s): Unknown
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Dva-16419
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Title: Page of calligraphy
Creator(s): Unknown. Qajar Dynasty
Vendor: Davis Art Images
Dva-16420
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Title: Page of calligraphy
Creator(s): Unknown. Qajar Dynasty
Vendor: Davis Art Images