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Zayn al-‛Abidin [ Mīr Zayn al-‛Ābidīn Tabrīzī ]locked

( fl c. Qazvin, 1570–1602).
  • Sheila R. Canby

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Persian illustrator, illuminator and calligrapher . The grandson and pupil of Sultan-Muhammad , Zayn al-‛Abidin worked exclusively for royal and noble patrons at the Safavid court in Qazvin ( seeIslamic art, §III, 4(vi)(a) ). He contributed an illustration of Nariman Killing the Ruler of China to a copy (London, BL, Or. MS. 12985; fol. 90...

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