Isfandiyar battling the Turanian; painting, detached page from an illustrated manuscript of Firdawsi's Shahnama, known as the 'Second Small Shahnama'. Isfandiyar is mounted on a black horse, pulling a lassoed opponent (possibly Gurgsar) along the ground. Six men in total, five mounted on horses. Text inscribed in six narrow columns above and below image. Ink, opaque watercolour and gold on paper.

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