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Persian Grand Hunt Beautiful Persian Miniature Painting A Persian miniature is a richly detailed miniature painting which depicts various themes from the regions of the Middle East (Iran, Turkey …

Persian Miniature Art: Tabriz Bookcover circa 1540 This magnificent cover is currently in the collection of the British Museum and is Plate 1 in Sheila Canby's book Persian Painting.

Persian Miniature Art: Tabriz Bookcover circa 1540 This magnificent cover is currently in the collection of the British Museum and is Plate 1 in Sheila Canby's book Persian Painting.

Elephant: Persian painting from around 1600. (Courtesy of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture, Geneva.)

Elephant: Persian painting from around (Courtesy of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture, Geneva.

The romantic scenes of landscaping in Persian miniatures were simplified in Ottoman miniature by the reducing detailed landscape scenes to plain backgrounds. Human figures, buildings, and other main elements of the subject predominated. In classical Turkish miniatures, lines are straight, colours are vivid and the style is narrative. Miniature art is known for its strongly-built heroes, simplicity, selection of themes from real life and the powerful concept of colour.

Illustrations from the Nusretname showing Ottoman soldiers An account of the Turkish conquest of Georgia in 1578 by Gelibolulu Mustafa Ali, Departure from the palace of the army for the war,

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