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A Man Seated (Kneeling) in Persian Fashion

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Inscription

Inscription in front: Persian inscription, "Ababakr Mirza"; Hindi inscriptions "Mirza Hindar" and "Ababak"

Provenance

Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1915.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian, Mughal period, 17th century

Object Place

Northern India

Dimensions

14.4 x 23.8 cm (5 11/16 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

15.107

Medium or Technique

Ink on skin

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors