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Image number
LRI4646126
Title
Scene of torture of an enemy, burned alive at the foot of a tree. (miniature)
Artist
Persian School / Persian
Photographer
Luisa Ricciarini
Location
Biblioteca Nazionale, Naples, Italy
Medium
miniature
Description
Islamic art: scene of torture of an enemy, burying alive at the foot of a tree. Persian miniature from a manuscript of the epic poem “Shahnameh”” (Shah Nama, Shahnama) (Book of Kings) by Ferdowsi (Firdawsi, or Ferdawsi, or Firdousi, ca. 940-around 1020) Biblioteca Nazionale Naples
Photo credit
Luisa Ricciarini / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
horse / horses / animal / wildlife / farm animal / livestock / manuscript / violence / torture / human / Horseman / writing / literature / Cruelty / Horse / illumination / death / arm / muslim / miniature / poetry / persian / animal / Muslim religion / islamic religion / arabic writing / buckler / iranian / religion / islam / iran / ricciarini / Arab civilization / rivalry / 10 10th 10th X 10th century / middle age / medium / Middle East
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