Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Family portrait

Family portrait

Children of Muhammad Riza Dastghayb Bihishti. Back row from the left: ‘Ala’ al-Din, Riza, Husayn, Muhammad Mahdi, and ‘Abbas; front row from the left: Iran, Nasrin, and Nahid.

Item Details

  • Date July or August 1978
  • Notes

    Inscription on verso: “Children of Muhammad Riza Dastghayb Bihishti from right to left: 1-Muhandis ‘Abbas Dastghayb Bihishti b. September or October 1928 d. 1980 or 1981, 2-Muhammad Mahdi Bihishti b. 1928 or 1929, 3-Husayn Bihishti b. March or April 1917 d. 2001 or 2002, 4- Doctor Riza Bihishti b. December 1931 or January 1932, 5- ‘Ala’ al-Din Bihishti b. 1921 or 1922 d. 2005 or 2006; front row from right to left: 1- Nahid Bihishti b. January or February 1935, 2- Nasrin Dastgheib Beheshti b. December 1930 or January 1931, 3- Iran Dastghayb Bihishti b. Septembe 1924 or October 1924; photo was taken in July or August 1978 at the house of Muhandis ‘Abbas; also, ‘Izzat Khanum, my father’s first child was born in 1912 or 1913 and died in 1943 or 1944”

  • Dimensions 17.5 x 24 cm
  • Collections Nasrin Dastgheib Beheshti
  • Repository Nasrin Dastgheib Beheshti Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 26 February 2020
  • Last Edited 11 March 2020
  • Record no. 19213A26
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