Portrait of Nader Shah

Afsharid Dynasty, Persia
Date: 1743 or 1744
Materials and technique: gouache and gold.
Size: 22x14 cm
Kept in  Museum of the Stieglitz School (formerly in the collection of P.V. Charkovsky) part of The State Hermitage Museum, Russia
Sources: [1],[2]
نادرشاه افشار اثر بهرام نقاش باشی
This is a portrait of Nadir Shah by Bahram naqqash-bashi. Nader Shah had a very distinct crown, which makes him recognizable in most of his portraits.