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Bird on a Rock print


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Images of the single birds first appeared in Iran in the 17th Century. They may have been inspired by European prints, or by bird paintings produced by Mughal court artists earlier in the century. Both these traditions valued the accurate recording of nature.

Bird on a Rock
Signed by Mu’in Musavvir
Watercolour and gold on paper
Isfahan, Iran, 1684
The Sarikhani Collection

Created exclusively by the V&A to accompany the exhibition Epic Iran.

• Giclée printed on textured watercolour paper 300gsm 
• Dimensions: height 11 inches x width 14 inches
• Printed in the UK


Mu’in Musavvir


Height 11 inches x width 14 inches


Giclée printed on textured watercolour paper 300gsm

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About the exhibition
Epic Iran

Epic Iran

Delve into 5,000 years of art, design and culture with this beautiful range of products celebrating the Epic Iran exhibition. Featuring exclusive illustrations by Homa Delvaray, artisanal Iranian homeware, and fashion accessories inspired by the V&A’s collection of Iranian textiles and patterned tiles.