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A Mughal Emperor Holding Jewels

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Inscription

Inscription in front: Persian inscription in lower right corner.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA from the collection of Mr. Arbuthnot.

Credit Line

Special Fund for the Purchase of Indian Art

Indian, Mughal period, mid to late 17th century

Object Place

Northern India

Dimensions

35.6 x 26 cm (14 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.1400

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings