Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Bibi Akhtar Asʻad and Rasul Bakhtiyar

Bibi Akhtar Asʻad and Rasul Bakhtiyar

The upper picture is Bibi Akhtar Asʻad (daughter of Da Matala and Muhammad Taqi Khan Amir Jang) holding Rasul Bakhtiyar (son of Bibi Khavar Isfandiyari Bakhtiyari). The caption reads: “Taken in Farvardin of 1314 [March/April of 1935] at the building on Alburz Street in Tehran; of Rasul.” The lower picture is unknown [probably Rasul].

Item Details

  • Date March or April 1935
  • Notes

    Another copy of the upper photograph appears in this collection with record number 15172A48.

  • Dimensions 5.5 x 5.5 cm
  • Collections Shahram and Nasser Javanbakht
  • Repository Shahram and Nasser Javanbakht Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 16 January 2018
  • Last Edited 30 January 2018
  • Record no. 15172A6
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