WELCH, Anthony. Artists for the Shah. Late sixteenth-century painting at the Imperial Court of Iran. New Haven and London, Yale University Press, .
8vo. Original, rather un-academic golden cloth lettered in pruple with illustrated dust-wrappers; pp. xvi, , 233, plates in colour and balck and white; wrapper with slight damage to lower panel, otherwise very good.
First edition. Centered around three painters, Siyavush, Sadiqui Bek and Rixa, this is a thorough examination of Persian painting during a period of transformation.