Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Ziya’ al-Saltanah [I]

Ziya’ al-Saltanah [I]

Water color, painted during Muhammad Shah’s reign.

Item Details

  • Date 19th century
  • Notes

    Historical Note: Ziya’ al-Saltanah was the daughter of Fath ‘Ali Shah from his 39th wife Maryam Khanum, who converted from Judaism to Islam upon her marriage.

  • Dimensions 30.5 x 19 cm
  • Collections Bahman Bayani
  • Repository Bahman Bayani Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions.
  • Accessed 14 February 2012
  • Last Edited 9 March 2014
  • Record no. 31g147
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