Mumtaz of the Taj Mahal Paper Dolls by Tom Tierney, Paper Dolls
Of Shah Jahan's many wives, his favorite was the beautiful Mumtaz Mahal; upon her death, the Shah ordered the construction of the Taj Mahal. The life of Mumtaz is recalled by this expertly rendered paper doll collection. Two dolls, one of the emperor and the other of Mumtaz Mahal, are accompanied by 16 exquisite costumes, including accessories.
One of the leading authorities on fashion history, Tom Tierney created over 150 paper doll books for Dover Publications. With subjects ranging from U.S. Presidents to popular movie stars, Mr. Tierney's books are famous for being carefully researched and meticulously rendered. His releases are prized by fashion professionals, collectors, and paper doll lovers all over the world.