Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Group portrait

Group portrait

Seated, from the left, are: Bibi Akhtar Asʻad (daughter of Da Matala and Muhammad Taqi Khan Amir Jang), Habib Allah Isfandiyari Bakhtiyari, and Bibi Khavar Isfandiyri Bakhtiyari (daughter of Muhammad Javad Khan Sardar Iqbal); and standing, from the left: Taymur Isfandiyari Bakhtiyari (son of Muhammad Javad Khan Sardar Iqbal, and husband of Bibi Akhtar Asʻad), Ismaʻil Isfandiyari Bakhtiyari, Yad Allah Isfandiyari Bakhtiyari, and the child is Rasul Bakhtiyar (son of Bibi Khavar Isfandiyari Bakhtiyari); the caption reads: “Taken in Tir of 1314 [June/July of 1935], in Tehran, at the house on Aqa Shaykh Hadi Street.”