Ilkhanid Illustration
Rustam pulls the Khaqan of Chin from his elephant by lasso.

from the 1341 Inju Shahnama, Shiraz


A detail of Rustam pulls the Khaqan of Chin from his elephant by lasso. 1341 Shahnama - Persian Inju Dynasty, Shiraz.

Source: (45) Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Firdawsi's Shahnama: Rustam pulls the Khaqan of Chin from his elephant by lasso
Persian
Inju period
1341
Patron Qivam al-Din Hasan of Shiraz, Copied by Hasan ibn Muhammad ibn 'Ali ibn Husain al-Mawsili (Persian, 1300 - 1400 Persian)
Object Place: Shiraz, Iran
Dimensions Overall: 36.9 x 29.4 cm (14 1/2 x 11 9/16 in.)
Accession Number: 20.1839
Medium or Technique: Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Credit Line: Denman Waldo Ross Collection
Museum of Fine arts, Boston


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