Illustration from the manuscript of the Romance of Varqa and Gulshah, c1250.

FIG. 29.-47, 44b: Gulshāh souffrante dans sa tente; à droite sa mère assise; à gauche, deux chats mordant la queue l'un de l'autre; inscription: "La mère de Gulshāh."
FIG. 29.-47, 44b: Gulshāh suffering in her tent; her mother sitting on the right, on the left two cats biting the tail of each other; inscription: "The mother of Gulshāh."

Gulshah suffers alone in her tent, while outside her mother is seated, and two cats fight. Next

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