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A Seated Muslim Saint

Inscription

Inscription in front: inscription in Persian or Arabic on book.. Inscription in back: fragmentary inscription in Persian, including date: A.H. 1169 (A.D. 1761)

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA in 1913 for Rs. 25.

Credit Line

Special Fund for the Purchase of Indian Art

Indian, Mughal period, 18th century; calligraphy dated 1761

Object Place

Northern India

Accession Number

13.1398

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings