(mid 17th century)
Murtaza Shamlu is known for painting.
Murtaza Quli Shamlu, is recorded by Karimzadeh as a commander at the
court of Shah Suleyman (r.1666-94) with the post of 'sword holder' and
governor of Qom (see Mohammad Ali Karimzadeh Tabrizi, The Lives & Art of Old Painters of Iran, vol.3, London, 1991, pp.1144-45). Four works by him are recorded, but only one is dated (1064 AH/1653-4 AD).