Tamerlane (Timur the Lame) and the five princes at a party.
Timur the Lame, as he was lame after sustaining an injury in battle) (1336–February 1405) was a renowned 14th century Mongol conqueror, ruler of the Timurid Empire (1370–1405) in Central Asia, and founder of the Timurid dynasty, which survived until 1506.
Around 1540-1560; Iran, Shiraz
gouache and gold; 27cm x 19,30cm
Louvre, Departement des Arts d'Islam, Paris, France