Page from the St. Petersburg album: floral border framing F42.18b

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Maker(s)
Artist: Muhammad Sadiq
Historical period(s)
1727
Medium
Color on gold ground
Dimensions
H: 43 cm (16 15/16 in)
Geography
India
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1942.18c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Album folio with painting

Keywords
flower, India, 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. 177.
  • Wilma Komala. The Windsor Castle Badhah Nama and its Place in the Development of Historical Painting During the Reign of Shah Jahan, 1628-1658. Ann Arbor. pl. LVXIII.
  • Annemarie Schimmel. Islam in India and Pakistan. Iconography of Religions Leiden. p. 27, pl. xxiii.
  • Shanti Swarup. Flora and Fauna in Mughal Art. Bombay. ill. 137.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum