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open Armenia 1 1 62 62
open Australia 2 2 2 2
open Austria 1 3 85 85
open Belgium 1 1 0
open Canada 4 37 63 9 27 17 6 2 2
open Denmark 2 38 75 6 16 31 16 2 4
open Egypt 1 7 238 70 72 49 14 11 21 1
close France 9 62 1010 10 192 280 285 86 109 48
close Chantilly, Chateau de Chantilly open 1 19 19
close Lyons, Gillet Collection open 7 3 3
close Lyons, Private collection open 2 37 1 36
close Paris, Bibliotheque Nationale de France open 25 916 189 234 274 86 87 46
open Persan 228 open 11 11
open Smith-Lesouef 222 open 67 67
open Smith-Lesouef 224 open 44 5 39
open Smith-Lesouef 238 open 87 87
open Smith-Lesouef 244 open 19 19
open Smith-Lesouef 248 open 63 63
open Suppl. persan 1027 open 18 18
open Suppl. persan 1122 open 57 57
open Suppl. persan 1256 open 8 8
open Suppl. persan 1280 open 54 54
open Suppl. persan 1307 open 30 30
open Suppl. persan 1443 open 25 25
open Suppl. persan 1946 open 0
open Suppl. persan 2113 open 37 37
open Suppl. persan 2137 open 2 2
open Suppl. persan 2169 open 23 22 1
open Suppl. persan 2182 open 7 7
close   Suppl. persan 489 (1st part) open 88 88
002v Royal garden party (frontispiece) open              
003r Royal garden party (frontispiece) open              
016v Kayumars enthroned open              
026r Faridun enthroned open              
043r Rudaba and Zal together open              
054r Rustam kills Zal's white elephant open              
059r Kay Qubad enthroned (?) open              
066r Rustam lifts Afrasiyab by the belt open              
070v Rustam's first labour: Rakhsh kills a lion open              
072r Rustam's third labour: he kills a dragon open              
072v Rustam's fourth labour: he kills the witch open              
073r Rustam's fifth labour: he lassoes Awlad open              
074r Rustam's sixth labour: he kills Arzhang open              
074v Rustam enters the cave in which Kay Ka'us and his men are chained open              
075r Rustam's seventh labour: he kills the White Div open              
085r Rustam kills Alkus in combat open              
089v Rustam knocks down Tus in the presence of Kay Kavus open              
094r Rustam and Suhrab part after their first combat open              
096r Rustam discovers Suhrab's identity open              
104r The fire ordeal of Siyavush open              
132r Giv Finds Kay Khusraw and Farangis (?) open              
140v Kay Khusrau receives Rustam and Zal open              
154v The Turanians defeat the Iranians open              
162r Ruhham subdues Bazur the Turanian wizard open              
171r Kamus fights Giv and Tus open              
175r Rustam captures and kills Kamus open              
181r Rustam lifts Shangul from his saddle open              
183r Rustam pulls the Khaqan of Chin from his elephant by lasso open              
190r Rustam overthrows Puladvand open              
192r Akvan Div flings Rustam into the sea open              
202r Rustam feasts with Kay Khusrau open              
206v Rustam's army fight Afrasiyab open              
216v Bizhan kills Human open              
227v The second combat: Giv fights Guruy Zirih open              
241v Kay Khusrau fights Shida open              
259r The execution of Afrasiyab open              
263v Kay Khusrau gives advice to the Iranians open              
272r Gushtasp kills a wolf in Rum open              
273v Gushtasp kills a dragon open              
290v The death of Luhrasp in battle against the forces of Arjasp open              
297v Isfandiyar's fifth labour: he kills the Simurgh open              
302r Isfandiyar throws Kuhram from his saddle open              
308v Rustam and Isfandiyar parley open              
318v Rustam shoots Isfandiyar in the eyes with a double-pointed arrow open              
323v Rustam kills Shaghad before dying open              
337v Iskandar dictates a letter to Dilaray, mother of Raushanak open              
343v Iskandar challenges the Fur of Hind to single combat open              
352r Iskandar encounters Israfil open              
363r Haftvad's daughter spinning in the garden open              
380v Shapur captures the King of Rum open              
385v Bahram Gur hunts in the company of Azada open              
393v Bahram Gur hunts lions open              
404v Bahram Gur killing the dragon open              
407r Bahram Gur fights the Khaqan of Chin open              
412r Shangul receives the letter from Bahram open              
414v Bahram Gur asks Shangul to give him his daughter Sapinud as a wife open              
421v Khushnavaz Flees from Sufaray in Battle open              
436v Nushzad killed in battle with Ram Barzin open              
460r Gav and Talhand dispose their troops before their second battle open              
477v Hurmuzd appoints Bahram Chubina as general open              
482r Bahram Chubina defeats and kills Sava open              
487v Bahram Chubina at the castle of the Fortune Teller open              
498v Khusraw Parviz and Bahram Chubina Dispute Kingship Rights open              
507r Gustaham and the magic figure made by Rumis open              
512r Bahram Chubina and Khusrau fight on a mountain open              
517r Bahram Chubina kills the monkey-lion open              
530r The musician Barbad plays for Khusrau Parviz open              
539v Mihr Hurmuzd murders Khusrau Parviz open              
555r Kayumars enthroned open              
558r Jamshid enthroned open              
566v Zahhak brought before Faridun open              
572v Salm and Tur murder Iraj open              
577v Girshasp kills Shiruy with his mace open              
588v Zal by Rudaba's castle open              
597v Zal shows off to Manuchihr open              
610v Kulbad, Zal and Shamasas battle open              
614v Rustam catches Rakhsh open              
615r Sultan Mahmud's court open              
open Suppl. persan 489 (2nd part) open 9 2 7
open Suppl. persan 490 open 61 61
open Suppl. persan 491 open 59 59
open Suppl. persan 492 open 26 26
open Suppl. persan 493 open 72 72
open Suppl. persan 494 open 25 25
open Suppl. turc 326 open 24 24
Paris, Galerie George Petit open 0 0
close Paris, Hotel Drouot open 3 4 3 1
Paris, Institut du Monde Arabe open 0 0
close Paris, Louvre open 15 17 6 4 2 3 2
close Paris, Sotheby's open 9 14 6 8
open Georgia 2 12 73 1 15 44 13
open Germany 10 49 1238 41 182 341 426 88 101 59
open Greece 1 3 3 2 1
open Hungary 4 6 58 20 2 36
open India 37 109 2962 75 381 368 737 83 1028 17 273
open Iran 19 100 2234 4 145 743 347 106 655 234
open Iraq 1 1 0
open Ireland 2 29 631 108 62 144 151 106 58 2
open Israel 2 15 52 6 17 3 25 1
open Italy 9 12 335 1 17 90 176 51
open Kuwait 2 18 58 9 36 1 1 2 9
open Malaysia 2 4 18 2 15 1
open Netherlands 1 1 20 20
open Pakistan 17 45 235 4 15 65 147 1 3
open Poland 5 5 30 29 1
open Portugal 1 1 0
open Qatar 1 16 167 6 10 18 133
open Romania 1 1 1 1
open Russia 5 33 1148 53 149 202 450 162 131 1
open Singapore 1 2 2 2
open Spain 1 1 80 80
open Sweden 1 2 31 31
open Switzerland 6 129 629 45 150 195 97 23 116 1 2
open Tajikistan 2 4 39 32 7
open Turkey 6 81 1285 140 595 468 79 3
open UK 27 334 4375 36 750 1192 1026 423 746 12 186
open USA 44 415 3518 301 284 742 1005 268 728 33 155
open Uzbekistan 1 13 253 129 109 3 3 9
open destroyed 2 2 1 1
open dispersed mss 1 10 512 406 48 51 7
open private collections 14 43 244 123 9 22 80 1 1 8
open unknown country 1 4 7 1 6
open unknown location 3 10 0