Dikran G. Kelekian, Inc., New York to 1952 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Dikran G. Kelekian, Inc. in 1952 
 See Freer Gallery or Art Purchase List after 1920, Collections Management Office.
 See note 1.
- Previous Owner(s)
Dikran G. Kelekian, Inc.
Akbar (reigned 15561604) is shown punishing a rebellious noble by dunking him in the river. The Khwaja was Akbar's half-uncle, who in a deranged state, murdered a court lady. He died in prison of a "disordered brain."
- Published References
- Rudolf Meyer Riefstahl. Catalog of an Exhibition of Persian and Indian Miniature Paintings forming the Private Collection of Dikran Khan Kelekian. Exh. cat. New York. cat. 95.
- Milo Cleveland Beach. The Imperial Image: Paintings for the Mughal Court., 2nd. Washington and Ahmedabad, India, 2012. cat. 10D, p. 73.
- Collection Area(s)
- South Asian and Himalayan Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
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