Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Group portrait

Group portrait

The adults pictured, are, from the left: Parviz Ahmadi (husband of Bibi Tuba Asʻad), Yad Allah Isfandiyari Bakhtiyari (son of Muhammad Javad Khan Sardar Iqbal), Ismaʻil Isfandiyari Bakhtiyari (son of Bibi Khanum Jan and Isfandiyar Khan Sardar Asʻad the first), Bibi Khavar Isfandiyari Bakhtiyari (daughter of Muhammad Javad Khan Sardar Iqbal), and Bibi Akhtar Asʻad (daughter of Da Matala and Muhammad Taqi Khan Amir Jang). The children are: Parvin Isfandiyari Bakhtiyari (daughter of Bibi Akhtar Asʻad) and Rasul Bakhtiyar (son of Bibi Khavar Isfandiyari Bakhtiyari). The caption reads: “Taken on 16 Azar 1314 [December 8, 1935], at the building on Aqa Shaykh Hadi Street in Tehran […].”