MS Browne 1434 p.285

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Illustration depicting Layla and her companions in a palm-tree grove, eating, drinking, and dancing to music. The detail (below) shows a woman dancing. From p.285 of MS Browne 1434, the Khamsa of Nizami (Persian, 1540). This scene comes from the third part of the Khamsa, ‘Layla and Majnun’.

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