A MUGHAL COURTIER DURING MUGHAL EMPEROR AKBAR 1556–1605

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June 30, 1556
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Akbar 1556–1605

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DESCRIPTION

A Mughal courtier
c. 1575; border added probably 1700s

India, Mughal, 16th century
Opaque watercolor with gold on paper, mounted with gold-sprinkled borders

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 2013.294

INSCRIPTION

Inscription in top margin, upside-down in nasta‘liq script, probably added c. 1700s: Sarkhod

EXHIBITION HISTORY

"A Flower From Every Meadow," Asia House Gallery, New York; Center for Asian Art and Culture, San Francisco; Albright-Know Gallery of Art, Buffalo, New York (1973)

"Akbar's India: Art from the Muhgal City of Victory," Asia Society, New York; Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (1985-1986)

The Cleveland Museum of Art (7/31/2016-10/23/2016) Art and Stories from Mughal India, cat. 6, p. 183.

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Mohmedd shareef

Thank You for Suggestion and replaced image with proper one.

Mirza Firuz

This is not the same may be one of his great grand children ???

Ss Records

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