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Iranian miniatures from the art collections of the soviet museums

This album containing 16 images was published in 1980 in 25000 pieces by Aurora Art Publishers from Leningrad. The Museum of Oriental Art established in Moscow in 1918 by the order of the Soviet government contains many paintings, sculptures, works of decorative and applied art and jewelry created by Asian and African people since antiquity to the present.
Sadik-bek Afshar, Isfahan style, Groom with a horse, 17th Century School of Riza-i-Abbasi, Isfahan style, Lovers, 17th Century School of Riza-i-Abbasi, Isfahan style, Young man with a pitcher, 17th century Shafi-i-Abbasi, Isfahan style, Sleeping dervish, 1631-1632 Haji Muhammad Muzzawir, Isfahan style, Portrait of Imam Quli Khan, 1642 Iran, Isfahan style, Portrait of a man with turban, late 17th Century Iran, Isfahan style, Mounted Young man with a servant, 17th Century Iran, Herat style, Shirin on her way to Farhad, 1491 Iran, Herat style, Bahram Gur with the Indian Queen in the Black Tower, 1491 Iran, Shiraz style, Mil…

Indian miniatures by Aurora Art Publishers, Leningrad

Aurora Art Publishers, Leningrad "The Holi Festival", Mughal School 1734-1735. This miniature, the work of the famous painter Mir Kalan, is considered the best of his known works. "Discourse with a hermit" Mughal school, second quarter of the 17th Century.The subject of this miniature is associated with those sectarian movements, common in medieval India, which evolved in the 17th century, into reformatory religious movements. "Triumphal procession", Decani school, Mid 17th century.Triumphal procession have been a favorite subject in Golconda painting. "Shah Jahan's Darbar" Mughal school mid 17th century. The event depicted is the great darbar- one of the most colorful and majestic ceremonies of the Mughal Court. "Bathing pool", Mughal school, late 16th or early 17th century. The miniature presents a typical picture of life in the harem, a subject frequently treated by the painters of the court. "Merchants hoist Yusuf out …