Art, Iran, Framed Art, Fine Art, Original Hand Etched and Painted on Flat Ivory with Dark Green Velvet Background. Frame is of beautiful Iranian Mosaic. Produced in Iran. This Item is Scarce. One of A Kind! Fine Art. On the back of this magnificent work is the Artist's hand drawn sketch of Ayatollah Rohallah Khomeini, the Holy One, who he prophesized was to become the spiritual Ruler of Iran. In 1979 the mullahs in Iran overthrew the Persian monarchy, one of the oldest in the world, while at the height of its power, replacing it with an Islamic Republic dedicated to the implementation of the Sharia, a law of private and public conduct prescribed in the Koran. Condition of this work is Mint in original form and state. This beautiful work of art measures 17 1/2 X 11 inches. Circa is early 1970s.