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Muhammad Muizzu-d Din Jahandar Shah in Darbar.

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Inscription

On front: Persian text in upper margin and in upper side margins, including the signiture of the artists, Small inscriptions on image, identifying figures.

Provenance

Obtained from Kouchakji. Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1915.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian, Later Mughal period, about 1804

Object Place

Northern India

Dimensions

38.5 x 27.2 cm (15 3/16 x 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.63

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings