Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Group photo

Group photo

Pictured, from the left, are, in the back row (standing): Khusraw (the son of Turan al-Dawlah and Shaykh ‘Ali Asghar Majidi Garakani), Annette (Muhammad Majidi’s wife), Taj Iran Zarghami (the daughter of Turan al-Dawlah and Arbab Faraj Zargham), and Malakah Zaman (the wife of Amir ‘Abbas Dibaj); in the next row, from the left: Ahmad (the son of Turan al-Dawlah and Shaykh ‘Ali Asghar Majidi Garakani), Giti (the daughter of Fakhr Iran and Ahmad Khatir), seated: Fakhr Iran and on her lap: Kuku (Kiyandukht, the daughter of Fakhr Iran and Salar Fazl Allah Pahlavi Nizhad); and, in the front row, on left: Pari (the daughter of Malakah Zaman and Amir ‘Abbas Dibaj), and Amir Banu (the daughter of Fakhr Iran and Ahmad Khatir) is seated on the far right. The others, including the person standing by the door on the right, were not identified.

Item Details

  • Date 1935 or 1936
  • Notes

    The inscription on the recto reads: “Tehran, [illegible], 1935 or 1936, at Majidi’s house [?]”; this photograph was torn into two pieces.

  • Dimensions 6 x 9 cm
  • Collections Taj Iran Zarghami Fasihi
  • Repository Taj Iran Zarghami Fasihi Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 3 April 2015
  • Last Edited 28 January 2017
  • Record no. 15155A51
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