Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Wedding of Mihrdukht Fasihi and Muhammad Riza Fatimi

Wedding of Mihrdukht Fasihi and Muhammad Riza Fatimi

Left to right: Husayn Fasihi (under the pen name Shiftah), Mihrafzun Qavami (wife of Shiftah), Fakhr al-Saltanah (wife of Ibrahim Qavam), Asad Allah ʻAlam (son-in-law of Fakhr al-Saltanah), Mihdukht Fasihi, Muhammad Riza Fatimi (son of Dr. Karim Fatimi), Hasan Khan Qavami, Malik Taj Qavam (wife of Asad Allah ʻAlam and daughter of Fakhr al-Saltanah)

Item Details

  • Date circa. 1968 or 1969
  • Notes

    According to the Qavami family, Dr. Karim Fatimi (father of Muhammad Riza Fatimi) was the founder of the Academy for Women, which was subsequently renamed Farah Univeristy and then al-Zahra University.

  • Dimensions 14 x 10 cm
  • Collections Aʻzam Dukht Qavami
  • Repository Aʻzam Dukht Qavami Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 2 April 2013
  • Last Edited 17 May 2013
  • Record no. 1268A47
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