​Termeh Art

In this composition, the artist has used watercolor, arabesque ornamentation, and gilding— an intricate illumination technique with roots in ancient Iran.

​Colorful Cat

People in ancient Iran and Egypt considered the artistic portrayal of this cat to be important. In composing this cat, the artist has used watercolor and gilding- an intricate illumination technique with roots in ancient Iran.

​Goat

Roughly 90% of the fossils unearthed in Iran are fossils of Longhorn Antelopes. Every ancient tribe in Iran profoundly respected the animal, and each tribe considered the antelope to symbolize a different element of nature. For example, in Lorestan, a province in Western Iran, the Longhorn Antelope often symbolized the sun, and sometimes rain.