Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Group portrait

Group portrait

Pictured seated in the front row, from the left, are: Bibi Fatimah (Da Fatimah, Muhammad Taqi Khan Amir Jang’s wife) holding an unidentified child, Bibi Kifayat Rafiʻi (daughter of Bibi Husni Jan and Mirza Rafiʻ Rafiʻi), and Bibi Khavar Hafizi (daughter of Bibi Kifayat Rafiʻi and Murtaza Hafizi); the little girl on the right in the next row is Mahin Javanbakht (daughter of Bibi Kubra Asʻad and Khuda Rahm Javanbakht); the rest of the children are unidentified. In the middle row, from the left, are: Dariush and Nasir Javanbakht (sons of Bibi Kubra Asʻad and Khuda Rahm), Bibi Kubra Asʻad (daughter of Da Fatimah and Muhammad Taqi Khan Amir Jang), Turan Mirzadah (wife of Jamshid Naziriyan), ʻIzzat Khanum (wife of Hushang Naziriyan), and Turan Naziriyan (daughter of Da Fatimah); in the last row, standing from the left, are: unidentified, Jamshid Naziriyan (son of Da Fatimah), Muhammadʻali Azadah (Jamshid Naziriyan’s cousin), and Hushang Javanbakht (son of Bibi Kubra Asʻad and Khuda Rahm Javanbakht).