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Portrait of Dara Shikoh

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Inscription

Trace of a Persian inscription to the left of the margin. . Inscription in back: Persian inscriptions in the middle. Persian inscriptions on paper glued onto back of mount.

Provenance

Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1915.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian, Mughal period, mid-17th century

Object Place

Northern India

Dimensions

32 x 21.3 cm (12 5/8 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

15.87

Medium or Technique

Opaque watecolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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