Riza-yi 'Abbasi (Biographical details)

Riza-yi 'Abbasi (painter/draughtsman; Persian; Iranian; Male; c. 1565 - 1635)

Also known as

Riza-yi 'Abbasi; Riẓa 'Abbasi; Aqā Riẓā; Riẓā 'Abbāsī

Biography

Painter, leading artist at the Court of Shah ʿAbbās. Son of ʿAlī Asghar. Active at Qazvin and Isfahan.

Bibliography

Sheila Canby, 'The Rebellious Reformer, the drawings and paintings of Riza-yi 'Abbasi of Isfahan', London, 1996.