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


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


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