A MULLA KNEELING WITH AN OPEN BOOK RESTED AGAINST HIS KNEE EXPOUNDING IN THE COURT OF A MOSQUE, SURROUNDED BY THREE ENGAGED STUDENTS

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June 30, 1605
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Religion and Festival
Jahangir 1605–1627

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DESCRIPTION

Album leaf; painting depicting a Mulla kneeling with an open book rested against his knee expounding in the court of a mosque, surrounded by three engaged students. Another man lays (in a prostrating position) on cushions directly behind, while another man addresses a wounded foot in the foreground. No text. Painted in opaque watercolor and ink on paper.

ca.1605-1627
Mughal Style

Trustees of the British Museum

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