This magnificent artwork is a folio from the Shahnameh (Book of Kings) of Shah Ismail II, created in Qazvin in 1576-77.
Rich in both history and artistry, this masterpiece features opaque watercolor, gold, silver, and ink on paper. The painting itself is a testament to the enduring power of Persian storytelling. It depicts the legendary hero Rustam as he confronts and triumphs over a formidable dragon, a captivating moment in the Shahnameh.
With its opulent materials and intricate details, this print not only adds a touch of regal elegance but also brings the epic tales of Persian culture into your home. It's more than just a work of art; it's a connection to history and a celebration of artistic mastery.
Dimensions: 16x20 inches