Black Francolin

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Maker(s)
Artist: Muhammad
Historical period(s)
Mughal dynasty, Reign of Akbar, 19th century
Movement
Mughal Court
School
Mughal School
Medium
Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 14.2 x 10 cm (5 9/16 x 3 15/16 in)
Geography
India
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1939.47b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Album folio with painting

Keywords
bird, India, Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858), Reign of Akbar (1556 - 1605), 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. 35.
  • M.A. Alvi A. Rahman. Jahangir: The Naturalist. New Delhi. pl. 10.
  • Sport in Art: Some Wonderful Birds. vol. 1, no. 9, October 11, 1954. p. 60.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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