Two Ersatz “Persian” Miniature Paintings

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Two Ersatz “Persian” Miniature Paintings

Three Ersatz “Persian” Miniature Paintings (19th -20th century)
CAJS. Abraham J. Karp Collection B4, 9B. Homoerotic scene of a picnic, painted over a passage of a Kitāb al-ŧahārat (‘Book of [Ritual] Purity’), in Arabic
Three Ersatz “Persian” Miniature Paintings (19th -20th century)
CAJS. Abraham J. Karp Collection B4, 9C. Miniature depicting a polo match, painted over a passage of tale about Daniel and Idrīs (Enoch), in Persian
Picnic scene
Credit: Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies, University of Pennsylvania
Miniature depicting a polo match
Credit: Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies, University of Pennsylvania