Bahram Gur visits the Indian Princess, c.1480

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"BAHRAM GUR IN THE BLACK PAVILION. TURKMAN, CIRCA 1480. Gouache heightened with gold and silver on paper, page from a manuscript of the Khamsa of Nizami, Bahram Gur being entertained in the black pavilion by the Indian Princess whom he visited on Saturdays. Miniature: 8¾ x 4¾in. (22.2 x 12cm.), Folio: 13 x 8in. (33 x 20cm.)."