Shah Tahmasp in the mountains

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Maker(s)
Artist: Farrukh Beg (active early 1580sā€“1619)
Historical period(s)
Mughal dynasty, Reign of Shah Jahan, ca. 1620
Movement
Mughal Court
School
Mughal School
Medium
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 21.9 x 13.8 cm (8 5/8 x 5 7/16 in)
Geography
India
Credit Line
Purchase ā€” Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1939.47a
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Album folio with painting

Keywords
fly whisk, India, Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858), portrait, Reign of Shah Jahan (1628 - 1658), shah, sword, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Hagop Kevorkian 1872 - 1962

Published References
  • Milo Cleveland Beach. The Imperial Image: Paintings for the Mughal Court. Exh. cat. Washington, 1981. p. 190, fig. 34.
  • Freer Gallery of Art. Gallery Book IV: Exhibition of May 22nd, 1940. Washington, D.C. .
  • Sotheby's (London). Catalogues of Valuable Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures, Comprising a series of very important Indian drawings by the court painters of the great Moghul emperors, Shah Jahan and Aurangzib, the property of a gentleman. London, December 12-13, 1929. no. 116, pp. 13, 16.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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