A HUNTER FOLLOWS A FEMALE BHĪL
December 31, 1724
Muhammad Shah 1720–1748
A hunter follows a female bhīl
India, ca. 1725-1775.
Description: 1 single leaf : paper on card, ill. ; leaf: 415 x 300 mm; image: 190 x 152 mm
Credit: Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1911.
Genres: Miniatures (Illuminations)--18th century.
Paper (fiber product)
Notes: Ms. Mughal or Rajasthan miniature; illuminated in the second or third quarter of the eighteenth century.
MICROFILM holding is on record for MS M.458.1r.
Provenance: Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) from Charles Hercules Read in 1911; J.P. Morgan (1867-1943).
Associated Names: Read, Charles Hercules, Sir, 1857-1929, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.
Morgan, J. P. (John Pierpont), 1867-1943, former owner.
Cite as: Pierpont Morgan Library. MS M.458.31r.
Publications on: Islamic and Indian manuscripts and paintings in the Pierpont Morgan Library / Barbara Schmitz.
New York : The Library, 1997, no. 50, p. 169; plate 40.
Dept./Collection: Pierpont Morgan Library Dept. of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts
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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 ???