Illustration of Timurids

A Battle Between Timur and Toqtamish Khan, from a 1436 Zafarnama

Note the figure of Timur leading his troops in the upper half of the picture; the role of Timur is emphasized throught the illustrations to the manuscript.
Shiraz School. folio 318a. From p43 The Mughal Emperors: And the Islamic Dynasties of India, Iran, and Central Asia by Francis Robinson.

Other illustrations from the same Zafarnama: Siege of a city and Timur Celebrates his Conquest of Delhi
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