In this scene Bahman is hiding on the mountain and ready to throw a boulder to Rustam, who is resting with a cup in one hand and roasting a bird in the other, while his horse Rakhsh is grazing in the meadow. Bahman drops the boulder but Rustam easily kicks it away.
The majority of the manuscript was with Hagop Kevorkian at the beginning of the twentieth century. He sold most of them to Freer Gallery in 1928, 1930 and 1940. Other leaves were sold in these rooms during the 1970s and 1980s (1 December 1969, lots 31-35; 7 December 1970, lots 19-20; 7 July 1975, lot 24; 3 April 1978 lots 19-20, 23 April 1979 lots 34-37; 21 April 1980 lots 32 and 33) and many are now in private collections including the Art and History Trust Collection and the Nasser D. Khalili Collection.
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