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14th or 15th Century Illustrations of Nomad Turkmen of Persia or Anatolia

From Manuscript Hazine 2153 (Fatih Album), of the Saray Albums, Topkapi Palace Museum, Istanbul Turkey

Siyah Qalem (black pen) school



f38a Hammering


f38b Group of three figures



3 men and a plant


f152a Performance



f84a Nomad grazing his horse



f105a A falling Stone



f14a The stubborn donkey



A donkey defecating



f55a Wandering Dervishes



f113a Horse and Nomads Seeking Grazing



Two men


f8b Nomad camp



Three men


f118b A nomad leading his horse by the reins



f54a Fragment from a Caravan Scene



f38a Nomads leading an ox



f65a Two people by candlelight



f73b Untying a rope



Sources:
Turkish Cultural Foundation. Nurhan Atasoy Archive.
J.M. Rogers, The arts of Islam. Masterpieces from the Khalili collection, London 2010.

The Fatih album has a mixture of paintings and caligraphy from a variety of sources, so the places and dates of production are uncertain. See a sample page.
A Turcoman Tribesman in Armies and Enemies of the Crusades 1096-1291 by Ian Heath, based on the Siyah Qalem paintings.
Images of Hazine 2153 from Pieter Derideaux
More images of Hazine 2153 from the University of Washington

Aq Qoyunlu (White Sheep) Turkmen in the Divan of Hidayat
Aq Qoyunlu (White Sheep) Turkmen in the Fatih album (Hazine 2153)
Turkmen Soldiers from Hazine 2152
Turkmen Soldiers from Hazine 2160
Illustrations of Turkmen of Anatolia from Iskandar-namah (The Book of Alexander the Great), 1416
Turkic Prisoner, in a 16th century Persian painting.
The Turkoman prisoner, in a 17th century Indian painting.



See also Timurids and Turkmen successors
Persian Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers
Other 14th Century Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers
Other 15th Century Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers
Index of Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers