Persian Miniature Painting: Youth and Old Age

Persian Miniature Painting: Youth and Old AgeĀ  Tabriz circa 1530

Youth and Old Age Tabriz circa 1530
Youth and Old Age  Tabriz circa 1530
Youth and Old Age

Tabriz Circa 1530

Gouache heightened with gold on paper in a golden landscape with flowering trees and a river, a youth wearing a green coat over an orange robe and white turban with a red baton stands playing a mandolin before an old man with a similar turban, pheasants perch in in the tree above (very slight chipping) mounted on card with Safavid style gold illuminated style. miniature 4 1/2 x 3inch.
Youth and Old Age  Tabriz circa 1530
Youth and Old Age  Tabriz circa 1530
Here we see a Turban with a large red baton. The white cloth wrapping is low as I expect to see in a Safavid Turban painted before the Turks took the Safavid capitol in Tabriz.