Isfandiyar and the dragon. Shahnama of Firdawsi, with 49 miniatures. Opaque w. 1590-1600. Isfandiyar and the dragon. Discoloured and damaged. The green paint of the dragon has rotted the page: the silver paint has run and blackened badly. 11.5 by 14.5 cm. Image taken from Shahnama of Firdawsi, with 49 miniatures. Opaque watercolour. Safavid/Isfahan style. Originally published/produced in 1590-1600. . Source: I.O. ISLAMIC 3254, f.295. Language: Persian.