Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Girl with bouquet of flowers

Girl with bouquet of flowers

Taken from an album of verses by various poets, both classical Persian and Judeo-Persian, this portrait has Zand or Qajar style features. The dress extends into the margins, and the page is lined in the middle, below the figure, as if it had originally been meant for the copying of verses.

Item Details

  • Date 20th century
  • Notes

    Ink on paper. Image of folio 8v., Or. 10194 (The British Library). Item information based on source data from CIJOH.

  • Dimensions 11 x 5 cm
  • Collections Center for Iranian Jewish Oral History
  • Repository Center for Iranian Jewish Oral History (1236-P-2000)
  • Restrictions Use of collection materials for publication purposes must cite the Center for Iranian Jewish Oral History as the current repository.
  • Accessed 14 February 2012
  • Last Edited 29 August 2013
  • Record no. 1025A188
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