Two deer in a landscape

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Maker(s)
Inscription: Mansur
Historical period(s)
Mughal dynasty, Reign of Jahangir, early 19th century
Movement
Mughal Court
School
Mughal School
Medium
Opaquer watercolor, ink and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 16.7 x 9.3 cm (6 9/16 x 3 11/16 in)
Geography
India
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1939.48a
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Album folio with painting

Keywords
deer, illumination, India, landscape, Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858), Reign of Jahangir (1605 - 1627), 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. cat. 18e, pp. 179, 188-189.
  • Smithsonian Institution. Report of the Secretary, 1940. Washington. p. 45.
  • 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. 119.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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