A DANCING DERVISH AND THREE MUSICIANS, FROM A DIVAN (COLLECTED POEMS) OF URFI (PERSIAN, 1555–1591)
December 31, 1636
Shah Jahan 1627–1658
A dancing dervish and three musicians, from a Divan (Collected Poems) of Urfi (Persian, 1555–1591)
India, Muhammadpur, Bijapur, Deccan, 17th century
made for Sultan Muhammad Adil Shah
Opaque watercolor with gold on paper, mounted with plain paper borders
Page: 14.8 x 11.5 cm (5 13/16 x 4 1/2 in.); Painting: 6.2 x 3.5 cm (2 7/16 x 1 3/8 in.)
Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection 2013.288
The Cleveland Museum of Art (7/31/2016-10/23/2016); Art and Stories from Mughal India, cat. 56, p. 243.
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Thank You for Suggestion and replaced image with proper one.
This is not the same may be one of his great grand children ???