Offered by Galerie Samarcande
Ancient art, Islamic world, Asian art
Solomon is represented as a young Qadjar king, he holds in his left hand the mace with the head of an ox, gurzi gâvzar. Five women unveiling the child. The guard is dressed in European style.
A medallion bearing an inscription in Persian, the birth of Moses, an error of the artist.
This representation of the judgment of Solomon is probably inspired by a European work, certainly a painting or an engraving, especially since the tile is in grisaille
Iran, Qadjar, 19th Century
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