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Muhammad ibn Ahmad `Assar Tabrizi - King Shahpur and His Vizier, Dastur, Visit a Hermit - Walters W62717B - Full Page

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Muhammad ibn Ahmad `Assar Tabrizi - King Shahpur and His Vizier, Dastur, Visit a Hermit - Walters W62717B - Full Page

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On this folio from Walters manuscript W.627, King Shahpur and his vizier, Dastur, are depicted kissing the hand and foot of a hermit. Such gestures show deep respect for the wise man who has renounced the material world.

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1000 - 1400
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Walters Art Museum
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