Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Calligraphy by Akhtar al-Muluk

Calligraphy by Akhtar al-Muluk

Calligraphy exercise of Akhtar al-Muluk, daughter of Shahr Banu Alvandi and Sayyid ʻAbd Allah Shaykh al-Islami (Amjad al-Vizarah). She was a student of the master calligrapher Aqa Shaykh Riza.

Item Details

  • Creator Akhtar al-Muluk (Sheikholeslami Collection)
  • Date 20th century
  • Dimensions 30 x 36 cm, 11 x 36 cm
  • Collections Bahram Sheikholeslami
  • Repository Private collection of Bahram Sheikholeslami - in honor of his mother, Afsarolmoluk Sheikholeslami
  • Restrictions No restrictions.
  • Accessed 14 February 2012
  • Last Edited 29 June 2012
  • Record no. 1016A194
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