Floral border surrounding F1945.9a (page from the St. Petersburg album)

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Maker(s)
Artist: Muhammad Sadiq
Historical period(s)
Mughal dynasty, 1756-57
Movement
Mughal Court
School
Mughal School
Medium
Full color and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 46.3 × 30.1 cm (18 1/4 × 11 7/8 in)
Geography
India
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1945.9c
On View Location
Freer Gallery 01: Body Image: Arts of the Indian Subcontinent
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Border for an album folio

Keywords
flower, India, Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Hagop Kevorkian 1872 - 1962

Published References
  • Thomas W. Lentz Glenn D. Lowry. Timur and the Princely Vision: Persian Art and Culture in the Fifteenth Century. Exh. cat. Los Angeles. p. 323, fig. 110.
  • Dr. Esin Atil, W. Thomas Chase, Paul Jett. Islamic Metalwork in the Freer Gallery of Art. Washington, 1985. pp. 222-223, fig. 72.
  • Milo Cleveland Beach. The Imperial Image: Paintings for the Mughal Court. Exh. cat. Washington, 1981. p. 169.
  • Calendar of Exhibitions. vol. 16, no. 4 Hong Kong, April 1985. p. 56.
  • Richard Ettinghausen. Paintings of the Sultans and Emperors of India in American Collections. Lalit Kala Series of Indian Art New Delhi. pl. 12.
  • Francis Robinson. Atlas of the Islamic World Since 1500. Oxford. p. 65r.
  • Barbara Schmitz. The Imperial Image: Paintings for the Mughal Court. vol. 28, no. 1, Spring 1982. fig. 5.
  • Shanti Swarup. Flora and Fauna in Mughal Art. Bombay. ill. 75.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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